On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1957

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Elvis records "White Christmas", "Silent Night" & "Here Comes Santa Claus"

Famous Birthdays

  • Gwyn Evans, Welsh rugby player, born in Maesteg, Wales
  • Joe Smyth, American country singer (Betty's Bein' Bad), born in Portland, Maine
  • José Sócrates, Prime Minister of Portugal (2005-11) indicted for corruption, born in Porto, Portugal
  • Michaëlle Jean, 27th Governor-General of Canada, born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti
  • Paul Harrhy, Welsh actor and opera singer (Intelligence Park), born in South Wales (d. 1996)