Historical Events In 1957
Wednesday, 08 December 2021
Aug 24 British soccer player Jimmy Greaves' (17) 1st game for Chelsea in the year 1957.
Aug 24 In the year 1957 the birth of Stephen Fry, British writer and comedian
Aug 25 On this day in history prince Suvanna Phuma forms govt in LAOS, with Pathet Lao
Aug 26 On this day in history ford introduces the Edsel automobile.(Bad move)
Aug 26 On this day in history the USSR announces its first successful launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile.
Aug 26 USSR announces successful test of intercontinental ballistic missile in the year 1957.
Aug 27 Hickory Smoke wins Hambletonian Stakes on this day in history.
Aug 28 Sen Thurmond begins 24-hr filibuster against civil rights bill in the year 1957.
Aug 29 Congress passes Civil Rights Act of 1957 on this day in history.
Aug 29 Strom Thurmond (Sen-D-SC) ends 24 hr filibuster against civil rights in the year 1957.
Aug 29 In the year 1957 uS Senator Strom Thurmond talks nonstop for 24 hours, 18 minutes to filibuster a civil rights bill.
Aug 30 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
Aug 31 Malaya (Malaysia) gains independence from Britain in the year 1957.
Aug 31 Malaysia (formerly Malaya) gains independence from Britain in the year 1957.
Sep 01 In the year 1957 excursion train crashed into a ravine killing 175, injuring 400
Sep 01 Helen Haye, actress (Girl in the Taxi, Spy in Black), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history the birth of Gloria Estefan, Cuban born Pop singer
Sep 02 1st edition newspaper the Ware Time (in Suriname), 1,700 die on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1957 william A Craigie, Scottish lexicographer, dies at 90
Sep 04 Ford Motor Co introduces the Edsel on this day in history.
Sep 07 On this day in history 71st US Womens Tennis: Althea Gibson beats A Louise Brough (63 62)
Sep 08 Pope Pius XII encyclical On motion pictures, radio, TV in the year 1957.
Sep 09 On this day in history ettore Pozzoli, composer, dies at 84
Sep 09 On this day in history nashville's new Hattie Cotton Elementary School dynamited
Sep 10 In the year 1957 "Mask & Gown" opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 39 performances
Sep 11 Petar Stojanovic, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1957.
Sep 14 Great Britain performs nuclear test at Maralinga Australia in the year 1957.
Sep 14 In the year 1957 uN resolution deplores and condemns USSR invasion of Hungary
Sep 16 In the year 1957 ch'i Pai-shih, traditional Chinese painter, dies at 93
Sep 16 In the year 1957 coup in Thailand (Premier Songgram deposed)
Sep 17 John W "John" Eisenloeffel, goldsmith, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Sep 17 On this day in history scott Crossfield takes X-15 up for first powered flight
Sep 18 On this day in history "Wagon Train" premiers
Sep 19 In the year 1957 1st underground nuclear explosion at Las Vegas Nevada