What Happened on October 8, 1957

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Brooklyn Dodgers announce move to Los Angeles
  • Procter & Gamble director N McElroy becomes US Secretary of Defense
  • Soviet spy Jack Sobel sentenced to 7 years (NYC)
  • Turkish & Syrian border guards exchange fire

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonio Cabrini, Italian footballer
  • Doug Cox, Guelph Ontario, 90 kg Greco Roman wrestler (Olympics 1996)
  • James De Paiva, Hayward California, actor (Max Holden-One Life to Live)
  • Joe Castiglione, American college athletic director