Historical Events In 1957
Sunday, 13 June 2021
Mar 22 Earthquake gives SF shakes on this day in history.
Mar 22 In the year 1957 in the Fox Islands, Alaska area a 7.o earthquake occurred, one of the Largest Earthquakes in the United States
Mar 22 Republic of India adopts Saka calendar along with Gregorian in the year 1957.
Mar 23 In the year 1957 l Patrick Abercrombie, English architect, dies at 77
Mar 23 US army sells last homing pigeons on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1957 fud Livingston, composer, dies at 50
Mar 25 On this day in history nBA modifies the free-throw rule
Mar 25 On this day in history treaty of Rome establishes European Economic Community (Common Market)
Mar 25 In the year 1957 treaty of Rome signed by six nations, to establish the European Economic Community
Mar 27 On this day in history 29th Academy Awards "Around World in 80 Days", Yul Brynner & Ingrid Bergman win
Mar 27 In the year 1957 29th Academy Awards: "Around World in 80 Days", Yul Brynner & Ingrid Bergman win
Mar 28 In the year 1957 1st National Curling Championship held
Mar 29 Joyce A L Cary, English writer (Horse's Mouth), dies at 68 in the year 1957.
Mar 30 1st performance of Walter Piston's 4th Symphony in the year 1957.
Mar 31 Gene Lockhart, NYC actor (Going My Way), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Apr 01 Gheorge Tatarescu, premier Romania (1933-37, 39-40), dies in the year 1957.
Apr 02 On this day in history in Toronto 22-year-old Elvis Presley plays two concerts before 23,000 people at Maple Leaf Gardens; his second concert, before 15,000 fans
Apr 03 Samuel Beckett's "Endgame", premieres in London in the year 1957.
Apr 03 In the year 1957 samuel Beckett's "Endgame," premieres in London
Apr 03 USSR performs atmospheric nuclear test in the year 1957.
Apr 04 In the year 1957 heitor Villa-Lobos' 10th Symphony, premieres in Paris
Apr 04 In the year 1957 heitor Villa-Lobos' 10th Symphony, premieres in Paris France
Apr 04 On this day in history herbert Norman 1909-1957 Canadian Ambassador to Egypt, jumps from the roof of his apartment building to his death after suspicions he was a possible Communist sympathizer
Apr 06 NYC ends trolley car service on this day in history.
Apr 07 21st Golf Masters Championship: Doug Ford wins, shooting a 283 in the year 1957.
Apr 08 In the year 1957 frank Chester, cricketer (distinguished 1-armed Engl Test ump), dies
Apr 09 In the year 1957 howard Hanson's "Song of Democracy," premieres in Wash DC
Apr 09 On this day in history suez Canal cleared for all shipping
Apr 09 The Suez Canal, Egypt, is cleared and opens to shipping on this day in history.
Apr 11 Pablo Neruda arrested in Buenos Aires in the year 1957.
Apr 11 In the year 1957 ryan X-13 Vertijet becomes first jet to take-off and land vertically
Apr 13 "Shinbone Alley" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 49 performances on this day in history.
Apr 13 Due to lack of funds, Saturday mail delivery in the US is halted in the year 1957.
Apr 15 In the year 1957 congress gives Post Office $41M; restoring Saturday mail delivery