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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.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1957

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Joanna Pacula, Tomszowaubelski Poland, actress (Gorky Park, Kiss) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Frank Dicopoulos, Akron OH, actor (Frank Cooper-Guiding Light) was born in the year 1957.  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of bojan Križај, Slovenian skier  

Jan 04   Patty Loveless, [Ramey], Pikeville Ky, singer (Blue Side of Town) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Vincent Calloway, Kentucky, trumpet player (Midnight Star-No Parking) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Kevin Hastings, Australian rugby league footballer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 07   In the year 1957 birth of katie Couric, [Katherine], Arlington VA, TV news host (Today)  

Jan 07   In the year 1957 birth of kristen Meadows, actress (Santa Barbara)  

Famous Deaths In 1957

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Ruth Draper, US elocutionist, dies at 67 or 72 on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Theodor Korner von Siegringen, Austrian pres (1951-57), dies at 84 on this day in history.  

Jan 07   On this day in history al White, choreographer (NBC Comedy Hour), dies  

Jan 09   In the year 1957 mary Carr Moore, composer, dies at 83  

Jan 10   Gabriela Mistral, Chilean poet (Nobel Prize 1945), dies at 67 in the year 1957.  

Jan 11   Sir Robert Garran, Australian lawyer and early leading expert in Australian constitutional law (b. 1867) died in the year 1957.  

Jan 14   Humphrey Bogart, actor (Casablanca, Caine Mutiny), dies at 57 on this day in history.  

Jan 16   Alexander Cambridge, gov-gen (S Afr 1923-31/Canada 1940-5), dies at 82 on this day in history.  

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