On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1957

Historical Events

  • Great Britain performs nuclear test at Maralinga, Australia
  • UN resolution deplores & condemns USSR invasion of Hungary
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Jerry Don Gleaton, American baseball player, born in Brownwood, Texas
  • Kepler Wessels, South African cricketer who played for both Australia and South Africa, born in Bloemfontein, Orange Free State Province, South Africa
  • Tim Wallach, American MLB player (Montreal Expos 1980-1992), born in Huntington Park, California
1957 Highlights

About September 14, 1957

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo