March 10th, 1957

March 10th, 1957, fell on a Sunday. It was day 69 of 1957. The decade was the 1950s.

64 years, 1 months and 11 days have passed since March 10th, 1957.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Osama bin Laden: Al-Qaeda Founder.


Top song: March 10th, 1957

The best-selling single on this exact date.

  • The most popular song on March 10th, 1957 was "Young Love" by Tab Hunter.

Take Me Back!

The date is March 10th, 1957 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

Spring has started to creep in and the days are beginning to get longer. In music, the song "Young Love" by Tab Hunter is the best-selling record at the moment. Dwight David Eisenhower is currently the President of the United States and Harold Macmillan is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

In fashion, women are sporting chemise dresses, sheaths, sack dresses and straight-cut suits. Short boxy jackets and shift dresses are also beginning to become popular. Meanwhile, a lot of men are sporting a "Teddy Boy" style that involves leather jackets, greased-back hair, extremely narrow trousers and velvet-collared jackets. Men are also wearing formal suits as daywear. Tailfins on cars are extremely popular at the moment. The design looks futuristic, almost like a rocket or the twin rudders on the back of an airplane. It's 1957, so radio stations and jukeboxes are playing songs from singers such as Elvis Presley, Pat Boone, The Diamonds, Tab Hunter, Jimmy Dorsey, Guy Mitchell, Perry Como and Sonny James.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "The Ed Sullivan Show", "The Lone Ranger", "The Roy Rogers Show" and "Fury". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Looney Tunes", "Lassie", "The Gumby Show" and "Heckle and Jeckle".


News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on March 10th, 1957.

  • Nikita Khrushchev.

    Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1957. This was after he survived a plot to dismiss him as the First Secretary of the Communist Party. 1957 was also the year that the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1 - the first artificial Earth satellite.

  • 1957 in music.

    The radio stations in 1957 were dominated by artists such as Elvis Presley, Pat Boone, The Diamonds, Tab Hunter, Jimmy Dorsey, Guy Mitchell, Perry Como and Sonny James.

  • Movies from 1957.

    The most popular movies in 1957 were The Bridge on the River Kwai, Peyton Place, Sayonara, Search for Paradise, Old Yeller, Raintree County, Island in the Sun and A Farewell to Arms.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 64 years, 1 months and 11 days have passed since March 10th, 1957.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 10 of 1957.
  • Leap Year: 1957 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on March 10th, 1957, will be 64 years of age.
  • People born in 1957 belong to the Baby Boomer generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around March 10th, 1957:

  • February 16th, 1957: Toddlers' Truce: A 6pm-7pm TV closedown is abolished in the United Kingdom.
  • February 17th, 1957: 72 people are killed when a fire breaks out at a home for the elderly in Warrenton, Missouri.
  • February 24th, 1957: The last episode of "Annie Oakley" is aired on television.
  • February 25th, 1957: Mobster Bugs Moran dies of lung cancer in prison.
  • This date: March 10th, 1957
  • March 13th, 1957: Union leader Jimmy Hoffa is arrested by the FBI and charged with bribery.
  • March 25th, 1957: The European Economic Community is founded by Belgium, West Germany, France, Italy, Luxembourg and the Netherlands.
  • March 26th, 1957: Elvis Presley buys the Graceland mansion.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 10th, 1957, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1957 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: March 10th, 1957 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

Television Shows

TV shows that people would have been watching around this time.

  • Fury - American Western series about ranch operator Jim Newton and his adopted son Joey Clark.
  • Gunsmoke - Western drama series.
  • The Danny Thomas Show - American sitcom about a successful nightclub singer.
  • The Roy Rogers Show - American Western television series about a ranch owner called Roy Rogers.
  • I Love Lucy - Sitcom starring Lucille Ball.
  • Sky King - Western series starring Kirby Grant, Gloria Winters and Ron Hagerthy.
  • The Jack Benny Program - 25-minute-long situation comedy series that broadcast on CBS.
  • The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show - TV series that broadcast on CBS.
  • You Bet Your Life - Comedy quiz series hosted by Groucho Marx.
  • What's My Line? - Panel game show.
  • The Lone Ranger - American Western drama TV series.
  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

1957 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1957.

  • Heckle and Jeckle
  • The Gumby Show
  • Mighty Mouse Playhouse
  • Captain Kangaroo
  • Father Knows Best
  • Lassie
  • Adventures of Superman
  • Crusader Rabbit
  • Tom and Jerry
  • Looney Tunes

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 10th of March:


US President

Who was the US President on March 10th, 1957?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 10th, 1957?

  • Harold Macmillan was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • John A. Costello was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on March 10th, 1957 was probably conceived around the 31st of May, 1956. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 10th, 1957 is the 18th of December, 1957. (Rough Estimate).

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about March 10th, 1957.

  • 23,419 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,023,398,000 seconds have passed since the March 10th, 1957.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,360,631,000 times.
  • Since March 10th, 1957, earth has travelled approximately 1,044,073,368,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 337,233,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 174,012,228 steps. That's about 77,339 miles!
  • Since this date, 24,280,776 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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