Historical Events In 1957
Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Sep 19 In the year 1957 bathyscaph Trieste, in a dive sponsored by the Office of Naval Research in the Mediterranean, reaches record depth of 2 miles
Sep 19 In the year 1957 the first underground nuclear explosion (Las Vegas Nevada)
Sep 20 In the year 1957 jean Julius Christian Sibelius, Fin composer (Finlandia), dies at 91
Sep 21 "Perry Mason" with Raymond Burr premieres on CBS-TV on this day in history.
Sep 21 On this day in history haakon VII (CF Charles WA), Danish king of Norway (1905-57), dies
Sep 21 Perry Mason, starring Raymond Burr as Erle Stanley Gardner's persistent attorney, debuts on CBS-TV on this day in history.
Sep 22 On this day in history "Maverick" premieres
Sep 23 "That'll Be Day" by Buddy Holly & Crickets reaches #1 on this day in history.
Sep 24 On this day in history bkln Dodgers play last game at Ebbets Field, defeat Pirates 2-0
Sep 24 On this day in history eisenhower orders US troops to desegregate Little Rock schools
Sep 25 On this day in history 300 US Army troops guard 9 black kids return to Central HS in Ark
Sep 25 Soviet 7 year plan (1959-1965) announced on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1957 uS National Guard deployed in Little Rock, USA, to enforce desegregation in schools
Sep 26 On this day in history "West Side Story" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 734 perfs
Sep 26 On this day in history dag Hammarskjld re-elected secretary-general of the UN
Sep 26 In the year 1957 musical "West Side Story," opens on Broadway
Sep 28 On this day in history albert Ascoli, Italian developed anti-tuberculosis vaccine, dies
Sep 29 300 die as express train hits stalled train (Montgomery W Pakistan) on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history b-52 bombers begin full-time flying alert in case of USSR attack
Oct 04 "Leave It to Beaver," debuts on CBS in the year 1957.
Oct 04 In the year 1957 leave It to Beaver premiered on ABC-TV."..And starring Jerry Mathers as the Beaver," Hugh Beaumont (Ward Cleaver), Tony Dow (Wally), and Barbara Billingsley as Mrs. June Cleaver.
Oct 04 Russia launches the first Earth orbiting satellite, 'Sputnik 1' on this day in history.
Oct 04 In the year 1957 uSSR launches Sputnik I, the 1st artificial Earth satellite
Oct 05 On this day in history 11th NHL All-Star Game: All-Stars beat Montreal 5-3 at Montreal
Oct 07 In the year 1957 "American Bandstand" premieres
Oct 08 Brooklyn Dodgers announce move to Los Angeles in the year 1957.
Oct 08 Turkish and Syrian border guards exchange fire on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1957 accident at British nuclear reactor in Windsdale
Oct 10 On this day in history pres Eisenhower apologizes to finance minister of Ghana, Komla Agbeli Gbdemah, after he is refused service in a Dover, Del, restaurant
Oct 12 "Mask & Gown" closes at John Golden Theater NYC after 39 performances in the year 1957.
Oct 13 German Dem Rep recalls East Mark & issues new currency in the year 1957.
Oct 13 In the year 1957 german Dem Rep recalls the East Mark and issues new currency
Oct 14 In the year 1957 carl Natanael Berg, composer, dies at 78
Oct 15 Giants trade Minneapolis franchise to Red Sox for SF Seals-franchises only, not the players in the year 1957.