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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  

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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   In the year 1957 birth of frank Dicopoulos, Akron OH, actor (Frank Cooper-Guiding Light)  

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

Jan 04   In the year 1957 birth of patty Loveless, [Ramey], Pikeville Ky, singer (Blue Side of Town)  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of vincent Calloway, Kentucky, trumpet player (Midnight Star-No Parking)  

Jan 05   In the year 1957 birth of kevin Hastings, Australian rugby league footballer  

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

Jan 07   On this day in history 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 in the year 1957.  

Jan 04   Theodor Korner von Siegringen, Austrian pres (1951-57), dies at 84 in the year 1957.  

Jan 07   Al White, choreographer (NBC Comedy Hour), dies in the year 1957.  

Jan 09   Mary Carr Moore, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.  

Jan 10   On this day in history gabriela Mistral, Chilean poet (Nobel Prize 1945), dies at 67  

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 in the year 1957.  

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

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