Historical Events In 1957
Saturday, 02 July 2022
May 04 Anne Frank Foundation forms in Amsterdam in the year 1957.
May 05 In the year 1957 adolf Schärf elected President of Austria
May 05 Mikhail Fabianovich Gnesin, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
May 06 On this day in history italian Government of Segni resigns
May 06 On this day in history italian govt of Segni resigns
May 06 On this day in history last broadcast of "I Love Lucy" on CBS-TV
May 06 On this day in history pulitzer prize awarded to John F Kennedy (Profiles in Courage)
May 08 On this day in history johannes C B "Jan" Sluyters, Dutch painter, dies at 75
May 09 Ezio F Pinza, Italian bass (Scale of Milan, NY Met Opera), dies on this day in history.
May 11 Gabriel Paris forms Government of Colombia on this day in history.
May 12 In the year 1957 erich von Stroheim, Austrian/US actor (Grand Illusion), dies at 71
May 15 18,000 people at Madison Square Garden-Billy Graham launched a crusade on this day in history.
May 15 On this day in history the first British H-bomb explosion (over Christmas Island)
May 16 Major Irwin, USAF flies a Lockheed Starfighter to a record 1,404.18 MPH in the year 1957.
May 16 US launches its 3rd atomic submarine, USS Skate, at Groton CT on this day in history.
May 17 Canadian National opens a 40 mile diversion of its Montréal to Toronto main line required in the construction of the St. Lawrence Seaway on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history prayer Pilgrimage, biggest civil rights demonstration to date (District of Columbia)
May 17 Shalva Azmayparashvili, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1957 adone Zoli forms Italian Government
May 19 Adone Zoli forms Italian govt on this day in history.
May 21 Edwin St Hill, cricketer (two Tests for West Indies 1930-31), dies on this day in history.
May 21 In the year 1957 french Government of Mollet resigns
May 22 KBTX TV channel 3 in Bryan, TX (CBS) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
May 22 On this day in history langston Hughes, poet laureate, dies
May 22 In the year 1957 south Africa Government approves race separation in universities
May 24 In the year 1957 anti American riots breakout in Taipei, Taiwan
May 24 In the year 1957 heavy earthquake strikes Colombia
May 25 In the year 1957 "Shinbone Alley" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 49 performances
May 27 In the year 1957 toronto's CHUM-AM, (1050 kHz) becomes Canada's first radio station to broadcast only top 40 Rock n' Roll music format.
May 28 NL approves Bkln Dodgers' & NY Giants' move to west coast on this day in history.
May 28 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
May 29 On this day in history algerian rebels kill 336 collaborators
May 29 In the year 1957 george Bacovia [Vasiliu], Romanian poet/composer (Plumb), dies at 75
May 29 Laos Government of prince Suvanna Phuma resigns on this day in history.