Historical Events on July 26, 1957

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Carlos Castillo Armas, Dictator and President of Guatemala, is assassinated by a palace guard with leftist sympathies

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mickey Mantle hits career HR # 200

Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle
  • USSR launches 1st intercontinental multistage ballistic missile