On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1957

Historical Events

  • "Dollar A Second" last airs on NBC-TV
  • "Gisele MacKenzie Show" debuts on NBC-TV
  • "Honeycomb," by Jimmie F. Rodgers hits #1
  • Dutch Queen Juliana opens Velser Tunnels

Famous Birthdays

  • Marc Duret, actor (Dobermann, Hatred, Big Blue)

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Ascoli, Italian developed anti-tuberculosis vaccine, dies
  • Luis Cluzeau-Mortet, Uruguayan composer, dies at 67
1957 Highlights

About September 28, 1957

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 63 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra