Historical Events In 1957
Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Aug 24 In the year 1957 british soccer player Jimmy Greaves' (17) 1st game for Chelsea
Aug 24 The birth of Stephen Fry, British writer and comedian on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history prince Suvanna Phuma forms govt in LAOS, with Pathet Lao
Aug 26 In the year 1957 ford introduces the Edsel automobile.(Bad move)
Aug 26 The USSR announces its first successful launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1957 uSSR announces successful test of intercontinental ballistic missile
Aug 27 On this day in history hickory Smoke wins Hambletonian Stakes
Aug 28 Sen Thurmond begins 24-hr filibuster against civil rights bill in the year 1957.
Aug 29 On this day in history congress passes Civil Rights Act of 1957
Aug 29 In the year 1957 strom Thurmond (Sen-D-SC) ends 24 hr filibuster against civil rights
Aug 29 US Senator Strom Thurmond talks nonstop for 24 hours, 18 minutes to filibuster a civil rights bill on this day in history.
Aug 30 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1957.
Aug 31 On this day in history malaya (Malaysia) gains independence from Britain
Aug 31 In the year 1957 malaysia (formerly Malaya) gains independence from Britain
Sep 01 In the year 1957 excursion train crashed into a ravine killing 175, injuring 400
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 on this day in history.
Sep 02 1st edition newspaper the Ware Time (in Suriname), 1,700 die on this day in history.
Sep 02 William A Craigie, Scottish lexicographer, dies at 90 on this day in history.
Sep 04 Ford Motor Co introduces the Edsel on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1957 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 Ettore Pozzoli, composer, dies at 84 in the year 1957.
Sep 09 On this day in history nashville's new Hattie Cotton Elementary School dynamited
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 On this day in history great Britain performs nuclear test at Maralinga Australia
Sep 14 In the year 1957 uN resolution deplores and condemns USSR invasion of Hungary
Sep 16 Ch'i Pai-shih, traditional Chinese painter, dies at 93 on this day in history.
Sep 16 Coup in Thailand (Premier Songgram deposed) in the year 1957.
Sep 17 In the year 1957 john W "John" Eisenloeffel, goldsmith, dies at 81
Sep 17 In the year 1957 scott Crossfield takes X-15 up for first powered flight
Sep 18 On this day in history "Wagon Train" premiers
Sep 19 On this day in history 1st underground nuclear explosion at Las Vegas Nevada