October 4, 1957 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Avro Arrow roll-out ceremony at Avro Canada plant in Malton, Ontario.
  • USSR launches Sputnik I, 1st artificial Earth satellite

Birthdays in History

  • Gregory T Linteris, Demarest NJ, astronaut (sk: STS 83)
  • Russell Simmons, American Music magnate (Def Jam), born in Queens, New York