Historical Events In 1957
Tuesday, 27 October 2020
Aug 24 On this day in history british soccer player Jimmy Greaves' (17) 1st game for Chelsea
Aug 24 In the year 1957 the birth of Stephen Fry, British writer and comedian
Aug 25 Prince Suvanna Phuma forms govt in LAOS, with Pathet Lao in the year 1957.
Aug 26 Ford introduces the Edsel automobile.(Bad move) in the year 1957.
Aug 26 The USSR announces its first successful launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile on this day in history.
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 In the year 1957 sen Thurmond begins 24-hr filibuster against civil rights bill
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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
Aug 31 On this day in history malaya (Malaysia) gains independence from Britain
Aug 31 On this day in history malaysia (formerly Malaya) gains independence from Britain
Sep 01 Excursion train crashed into a ravine killing 175, injuring 400 in the year 1957.
Sep 01 In the year 1957 helen Haye, actress (Girl in the Taxi, Spy in Black), dies at 83
Sep 01 The birth of Gloria Estefan, Cuban born Pop singer in the year 1957.
Sep 02 1st edition newspaper the Ware Time (in Suriname), 1,700 die in the year 1957.
Sep 02 In the year 1957 william A Craigie, Scottish lexicographer, dies at 90
Sep 04 Ford Motor Co introduces the Edsel in the year 1957.
Sep 07 71st US Womens Tennis: Althea Gibson beats A Louise Brough (63 62) on this day in history.
Sep 08 Pope Pius XII encyclical On motion pictures, radio, TV in the year 1957.
Sep 09 In the year 1957 ettore Pozzoli, composer, dies at 84
Sep 09 Nashville's new Hattie Cotton Elementary School dynamited in the year 1957.
Sep 10 "Mask & Gown" opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 39 performances in the year 1957.
Sep 11 Petar Stojanovic, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1957.
Sep 14 In the year 1957 great Britain performs nuclear test at Maralinga Australia
Sep 14 On this day in history 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 Coup in Thailand (Premier Songgram deposed) in the year 1957.
Sep 17 On this day in history john W "John" Eisenloeffel, goldsmith, dies at 81
Sep 17 Scott Crossfield takes X-15 up for first powered flight in the year 1957.
Sep 18 "Wagon Train" premiers on this day in history.
Sep 19 In the year 1957 1st underground nuclear explosion at Las Vegas Nevada