Historical Events In 1957
Wednesday, 20 October 2021
Mar 22 Earthquake gives SF shakes on this day in history.
Mar 22 In the Fox Islands, Alaska area a 7.o earthquake occurred, one of the Largest Earthquakes in the United States in the year 1957.
Mar 22 Republic of India adopts Saka calendar along with Gregorian on this day in history.
Mar 23 L Patrick Abercrombie, English architect, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Mar 23 US army sells last homing pigeons on this day in history.
Mar 25 Fud Livingston, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1957 nBA modifies the free-throw rule
Mar 25 Treaty of Rome establishes European Economic Community (Common Market) in the year 1957.
Mar 25 Treaty of Rome signed by six nations, to establish the European Economic Community in the year 1957.
Mar 27 29th Academy Awards "Around World in 80 Days", Yul Brynner & Ingrid Bergman win on this day in history.
Mar 27 29th Academy Awards: "Around World in 80 Days", Yul Brynner & Ingrid Bergman win in the year 1957.
Mar 28 In the year 1957 1st National Curling Championship held
Mar 29 In the year 1957 joyce A L Cary, English writer (Horse's Mouth), dies at 68
Mar 30 In the year 1957 1st performance of Walter Piston's 4th Symphony
Mar 31 Gene Lockhart, NYC actor (Going My Way), dies at 65 in the year 1957.
Apr 01 On this day in history gheorge Tatarescu, premier Romania (1933-37, 39-40), dies
Apr 02 On this day in history in Toronto 22-year-old Elvis Presley plays two concerts before 23,000 people at Maple Leaf Gardens; his second concert, before 15,000 fans
Apr 03 Samuel Beckett's "Endgame", premieres in London in the year 1957.
Apr 03 In the year 1957 samuel Beckett's "Endgame," premieres in London
Apr 03 USSR performs atmospheric nuclear test in the year 1957.
Apr 04 Heitor Villa-Lobos' 10th Symphony, premieres in Paris on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1957 heitor Villa-Lobos' 10th Symphony, premieres in Paris France
Apr 04 Herbert Norman 1909-1957 Canadian Ambassador to Egypt, jumps from the roof of his apartment building to his death after suspicions he was a possible Communist sympathizer in the year 1957.
Apr 06 In the year 1957 nYC ends trolley car service
Apr 07 In the year 1957 21st Golf Masters Championship: Doug Ford wins, shooting a 283
Apr 08 Frank Chester, cricketer (distinguished 1-armed Engl Test ump), dies in the year 1957.
Apr 09 Howard Hanson's "Song of Democracy," premieres in Wash DC in the year 1957.
Apr 09 Suez Canal cleared for all shipping in the year 1957.
Apr 09 The Suez Canal, Egypt, is cleared and opens to shipping on this day in history.
Apr 11 Pablo Neruda arrested in Buenos Aires in the year 1957.
Apr 11 In the year 1957 ryan X-13 Vertijet becomes first jet to take-off and land vertically
Apr 13 On this day in history "Shinbone Alley" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 49 performances
Apr 13 On this day in history due to lack of funds, Saturday mail delivery in the US is halted
Apr 15 In the year 1957 congress gives Post Office $41M; restoring Saturday mail delivery