Historical Events In 1957
Saturday, 04 July 2020
May 04 In the year 1957 anne Frank Foundation forms in Amsterdam
May 05 On this day in history adolf Schärf elected President of Austria
May 05 Mikhail Fabianovich Gnesin, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
May 06 Italian Government of Segni resigns in the year 1957.
May 06 In the year 1957 italian govt of Segni resigns
May 06 Last broadcast of "I Love Lucy" on CBS-TV on this day in history.
May 06 Pulitzer prize awarded to John F Kennedy (Profiles in Courage) on this day in history.
May 08 Johannes C B "Jan" Sluyters, Dutch painter, dies at 75 on this day in history.
May 09 Ezio F Pinza, Italian bass (Scale of Milan, NY Met Opera), dies on this day in history.
May 11 On this day in history gabriel Paris forms Government of Colombia
May 12 On this day in history 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 In the year 1957 the first British H-bomb explosion (over Christmas Island)
May 16 In the year 1957 major Irwin, USAF flies a Lockheed Starfighter to a record 1,404.18 MPH
May 16 US launches its 3rd atomic submarine, USS Skate, at Groton CT in the year 1957.
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 in the year 1957.
May 17 In the year 1957 prayer Pilgrimage, biggest civil rights demonstration to date (District of Columbia)
May 17 On this day in history shalva Azmayparashvili, composer, dies at 54
May 19 In the year 1957 adone Zoli forms Italian Government
May 19 Adone Zoli forms Italian govt in the year 1957.
May 21 Edwin St Hill, cricketer (two Tests for West Indies 1930-31), dies in the year 1957.
May 21 French Government of Mollet resigns on this day in history.
May 22 In the year 1957 kBTX TV channel 3 in Bryan, TX (CBS) begins broadcasting
May 22 Langston Hughes, poet laureate, dies on this day in history.
May 22 In the year 1957 south Africa Government approves race separation in universities
May 24 Anti American riots breakout in Taipei, Taiwan in the year 1957.
May 24 On this day in history heavy earthquake strikes Colombia
May 25 In the year 1957 "Shinbone Alley" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 49 performances
May 27 On this day in history toronto's CHUM-AM, (1050 kHz) becomes Canada's first radio station to broadcast only top 40 Rock n' Roll music format.
May 28 In the year 1957 nL approves Bkln Dodgers' & NY Giants' move to west coast
May 28 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
May 29 Algerian rebels kill 336 collaborators on this day in history.
May 29 In the year 1957 george Bacovia [Vasiliu], Romanian poet/composer (Plumb), dies at 75
May 29 In the year 1957 laos Government of prince Suvanna Phuma resigns