October 8, 1957 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Procter & Gamble director N McElroy becomes US Secretary of Defense
  • Soviet spy Jack Sobel sentenced to 7 years (NYC)
  • Turkish & Syrian border guards exchange fire

Birthdays in History

  • Joe Castiglione, American college athletic director, born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida