Historical Events In 1957
Tuesday, 27 October 2020
Mar 22 On this day in history earthquake gives SF shakes
Mar 22 In the Fox Islands, Alaska area a 7.o earthquake occurred, one of the Largest Earthquakes in the United States on this day in history.
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 In the year 1957 uS army sells last homing pigeons
Mar 25 In the year 1957 fud Livingston, composer, dies at 50
Mar 25 NBA modifies the free-throw rule on this day in history.
Mar 25 Treaty of Rome establishes European Economic Community (Common Market) on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1957 treaty of Rome signed by six nations, to establish the European Economic Community
Mar 27 In the year 1957 29th Academy Awards "Around World in 80 Days", Yul Brynner & Ingrid Bergman win
Mar 27 29th Academy Awards: "Around World in 80 Days", Yul Brynner & Ingrid Bergman win on this day in history.
Mar 28 1st National Curling Championship held in the year 1957.
Mar 29 Joyce A L Cary, English writer (Horse's Mouth), dies at 68 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1957 gheorge Tatarescu, premier Romania (1933-37, 39-40), dies
Apr 02 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 on this day in history.
Apr 03 In the year 1957 samuel Beckett's "Endgame", premieres in London
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 in the year 1957.
Apr 04 Heitor Villa-Lobos' 10th Symphony, premieres in Paris France on this day in history.
Apr 04 On this day in history 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
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 In the year 1957 frank Chester, cricketer (distinguished 1-armed Engl Test ump), dies
Apr 09 Howard Hanson's "Song of Democracy," premieres in Wash DC in the year 1957.
Apr 09 On this day in history suez Canal cleared for all shipping
Apr 09 In the year 1957 the Suez Canal, Egypt, is cleared and opens to shipping
Apr 11 Pablo Neruda arrested in Buenos Aires on this day in history.
Apr 11 Ryan X-13 Vertijet becomes first jet to take-off and land vertically on this day in history.
Apr 13 In the year 1957 "Shinbone Alley" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 49 performances
Apr 13 In the year 1957 due to lack of funds, Saturday mail delivery in the US is halted
Apr 15 Congress gives Post Office $41M; restoring Saturday mail delivery on this day in history.