Historical Events In 1957
Tuesday, 22 September 2020
May 04 Anne Frank Foundation forms in Amsterdam on this day in history.
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 In the year 1957 italian Government of Segni resigns
May 06 Italian govt of Segni resigns on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1957 last broadcast of "I Love Lucy" on CBS-TV
May 06 Pulitzer prize awarded to John F Kennedy (Profiles in Courage) in the year 1957.
May 08 In the year 1957 johannes C B "Jan" Sluyters, Dutch painter, dies at 75
May 09 On this day in history ezio F Pinza, Italian bass (Scale of Milan, NY Met Opera), dies
May 11 In the year 1957 gabriel Paris forms Government of Colombia
May 12 Erich von Stroheim, Austrian/US actor (Grand Illusion), dies at 71 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history uS launches its 3rd atomic submarine, USS Skate, at Groton CT
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 Prayer Pilgrimage, biggest civil rights demonstration to date (District of Columbia) in the year 1957.
May 17 In the year 1957 shalva Azmayparashvili, composer, dies at 54
May 19 In the year 1957 adone Zoli forms Italian Government
May 19 On this day in history adone Zoli forms Italian govt
May 21 In the year 1957 edwin St Hill, cricketer (two Tests for West Indies 1930-31), dies
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 On this day in history south Africa Government approves race separation in universities
May 24 Anti American riots breakout in Taipei, Taiwan in the year 1957.
May 24 Heavy earthquake strikes Colombia in the year 1957.
May 25 "Shinbone Alley" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 49 performances on this day in history.
May 27 Toronto's CHUM-AM, (1050 kHz) becomes Canada's first radio station to broadcast only top 40 Rock n' Roll music format on this day in history.
May 28 NL approves Bkln Dodgers' & NY Giants' move to west coast in the year 1957.
May 28 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1957.
May 29 On this day in history algerian rebels kill 336 collaborators
May 29 George Bacovia [Vasiliu], Romanian poet/composer (Plumb), dies at 75 in the year 1957.
May 29 Laos Government of prince Suvanna Phuma resigns in the year 1957.