On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1957

Historical Events


Film PremierJailhouse Rock Premieres

"Jailhouse Rock" single released by Elvis Presley (Billboard Song of the Year 1957)
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A publicity shot from the film showing Elvis Presley during the dance sequence in Jailhouse Rock
A publicity shot from the film showing Elvis Presley during the dance sequence in Jailhouse Rock
  • Brooklyn Dodgers play last game at Ebbets Field, defeat Pirates 2-0
  • Camp Nou, the largest stadium in Europe, is opened in Barcelona.

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Bird, American director (The Iron Giant, The Incredibles), born in Kalispell, Montana
1957 Highlights

About September 24, 1957

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra