Historical Events In 1957
Monday, 02 August 2021
May 04 On this day in history anne Frank Foundation forms in Amsterdam
May 05 Adolf Schärf elected President of Austria on this day in history.
May 05 Mikhail Fabianovich Gnesin, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1957.
May 06 On this day in history italian Government of Segni resigns
May 06 Italian govt of Segni resigns on this day in history.
May 06 Last broadcast of "I Love Lucy" on CBS-TV on this day in history.
May 06 Pulitzer prize awarded to John F Kennedy (Profiles in Courage) on this day in history.
May 08 Johannes C B "Jan" Sluyters, Dutch painter, dies at 75 in the year 1957.
May 09 In the year 1957 ezio F Pinza, Italian bass (Scale of Milan, NY Met Opera), dies
May 11 On this day in history gabriel Paris forms Government of Colombia
May 12 In the year 1957 erich von Stroheim, Austrian/US actor (Grand Illusion), dies at 71
May 15 In the year 1957 18,000 people at Madison Square Garden-Billy Graham launched a crusade
May 15 The first British H-bomb explosion (over Christmas Island) in the year 1957.
May 16 Major Irwin, USAF flies a Lockheed Starfighter to a record 1,404.18 MPH in the year 1957.
May 16 On this day in history uS launches its 3rd atomic submarine, USS Skate, at Groton CT
May 17 Canadian National opens a 40 mile diversion of its Montréal to Toronto main line required in the construction of the St. Lawrence Seaway on this day in history.
May 17 Prayer Pilgrimage, biggest civil rights demonstration to date (District of Columbia) in the year 1957.
May 17 Shalva Azmayparashvili, composer, dies at 54 in the year 1957.
May 19 Adone Zoli forms Italian Government on this day in history.
May 19 On this day in history adone Zoli forms Italian govt
May 21 Edwin St Hill, cricketer (two Tests for West Indies 1930-31), dies in the year 1957.
May 21 French Government of Mollet resigns in the year 1957.
May 22 KBTX TV channel 3 in Bryan, TX (CBS) begins broadcasting in the year 1957.
May 22 In the year 1957 langston Hughes, poet laureate, dies
May 22 In the year 1957 south Africa Government approves race separation in universities
May 24 In the year 1957 anti American riots breakout in Taipei, Taiwan
May 24 Heavy earthquake strikes Colombia on this day in history.
May 25 "Shinbone Alley" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 49 performances on this day in history.
May 27 Toronto's CHUM-AM, (1050 kHz) becomes Canada's first radio station to broadcast only top 40 Rock n' Roll music format on this day in history.
May 28 NL approves Bkln Dodgers' & NY Giants' move to west coast on this day in history.
May 28 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1957.
May 29 Algerian rebels kill 336 collaborators on this day in history.
May 29 In the year 1957 george Bacovia [Vasiliu], Romanian poet/composer (Plumb), dies at 75
May 29 Laos Government of prince Suvanna Phuma resigns on this day in history.