Historical Events In 1957
Tuesday, 22 June 2021
May 04 In the year 1957 anne Frank Foundation forms in Amsterdam
May 05 In the year 1957 adolf Schärf elected President of Austria
May 05 Mikhail Fabianovich Gnesin, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1957.
May 06 In the year 1957 italian Government of Segni resigns
May 06 On this day in history italian govt of Segni resigns
May 06 Last broadcast of "I Love Lucy" on CBS-TV in the year 1957.
May 06 On this day in history 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 In the year 1957 gabriel Paris forms Government of Colombia
May 12 In the year 1957 erich von Stroheim, Austrian/US actor (Grand Illusion), dies at 71
May 15 In the year 1957 18,000 people at Madison Square Garden-Billy Graham launched a crusade
May 15 The first British H-bomb explosion (over Christmas Island) in the year 1957.
May 16 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1957 canadian National opens a 40 mile diversion of its Montréal to Toronto main line required in the construction of the St. Lawrence Seaway.
May 17 On this day in history 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 Adone Zoli forms Italian Government in the year 1957.
May 19 On this day in history adone Zoli forms Italian govt
May 21 Edwin St Hill, cricketer (two Tests for West Indies 1930-31), dies in the year 1957.
May 21 On this day in history 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 Anti American riots breakout in Taipei, Taiwan on this day in history.
May 24 Heavy earthquake strikes Colombia on this day in history.
May 25 "Shinbone Alley" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 49 performances in the year 1957.
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 NL approves Bkln Dodgers' & NY Giants' move to west coast on this day in history.
May 28 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
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 In the year 1957 laos Government of prince Suvanna Phuma resigns