Historical Events In 1957
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Aug 24 In the year 1957 british soccer player Jimmy Greaves' (17) 1st game for Chelsea
Aug 24 The birth of Stephen Fry, British writer and comedian in the year 1957.
Aug 25 Prince Suvanna Phuma forms govt in LAOS, with Pathet Lao in the year 1957.
Aug 26 In the year 1957 ford introduces the Edsel automobile.(Bad move)
Aug 26 On this day in history the USSR announces its first successful launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile.
Aug 26 USSR announces successful test of intercontinental ballistic missile in the year 1957.
Aug 27 On this day in history hickory Smoke wins Hambletonian Stakes
Aug 28 On this day in history sen Thurmond begins 24-hr filibuster against civil rights bill
Aug 29 Congress passes Civil Rights Act of 1957 on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1957 strom Thurmond (Sen-D-SC) ends 24 hr filibuster against civil rights
Aug 29 In the year 1957 uS Senator Strom Thurmond talks nonstop for 24 hours, 18 minutes to filibuster a civil rights bill.
Aug 30 In the year 1957 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
Aug 31 In the year 1957 malaya (Malaysia) gains independence from Britain
Aug 31 Malaysia (formerly Malaya) gains independence from Britain in the year 1957.
Sep 01 Excursion train crashed into a ravine killing 175, injuring 400 on this day in history.
Sep 01 Helen Haye, actress (Girl in the Taxi, Spy in Black), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Sep 01 The birth of Gloria Estefan, Cuban born Pop singer in the year 1957.
Sep 02 1st edition newspaper the Ware Time (in Suriname), 1,700 die on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1957 william A Craigie, Scottish lexicographer, dies at 90
Sep 04 Ford Motor Co introduces the Edsel in the year 1957.
Sep 07 71st US Womens Tennis: Althea Gibson beats A Louise Brough (63 62) on this day in history.
Sep 08 Pope Pius XII encyclical On motion pictures, radio, TV in the year 1957.
Sep 09 Ettore Pozzoli, composer, dies at 84 in the year 1957.
Sep 09 In the year 1957 nashville's new Hattie Cotton Elementary School dynamited
Sep 10 On this day in history "Mask & Gown" opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 39 performances
Sep 11 In the year 1957 petar Stojanovic, composer, dies at 80
Sep 14 Great Britain performs nuclear test at Maralinga Australia in the year 1957.
Sep 14 On this day in history uN resolution deplores and condemns USSR invasion of Hungary
Sep 16 Ch'i Pai-shih, traditional Chinese painter, dies at 93 in the year 1957.
Sep 16 On this day in history coup in Thailand (Premier Songgram deposed)
Sep 17 John W "John" Eisenloeffel, goldsmith, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Sep 17 Scott Crossfield takes X-15 up for first powered flight in the year 1957.
Sep 18 "Wagon Train" premiers in the year 1957.
Sep 19 On this day in history 1st underground nuclear explosion at Las Vegas Nevada