Historical Events In 1957
Sunday, 28 February 2021
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 On this day in history mikhail Fabianovich Gnesin, composer, dies at 74
May 06 Italian Government of Segni resigns on this day in history.
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 In the year 1957 pulitzer prize awarded to John F Kennedy (Profiles in Courage)
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 Gabriel Paris forms Government of Colombia on this day in history.
May 12 Erich von Stroheim, Austrian/US actor (Grand Illusion), dies at 71 in the year 1957.
May 15 In the year 1957 18,000 people at Madison Square Garden-Billy Graham launched a crusade
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 on this day in history.
May 17 Prayer Pilgrimage, biggest civil rights demonstration to date (District of Columbia) on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1957 shalva Azmayparashvili, composer, dies at 54
May 19 Adone Zoli forms Italian Government in the year 1957.
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 on this day in history.
May 21 French Government of Mollet resigns on this day in history.
May 22 KBTX TV channel 3 in Bryan, TX (CBS) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
May 22 In the year 1957 langston Hughes, poet laureate, dies
May 22 South Africa Government approves race separation in universities on this day in history.
May 24 Anti American riots breakout in Taipei, Taiwan on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history nL approves Bkln Dodgers' & NY Giants' move to west coast
May 28 In the year 1957 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
May 29 Algerian rebels kill 336 collaborators in the year 1957.
May 29 George Bacovia [Vasiliu], Romanian poet/composer (Plumb), dies at 75 in the year 1957.
May 29 On this day in history laos Government of prince Suvanna Phuma resigns