Friday March 01, 1957
US date format: 3/1/1957, UK date format: 1/3/1957
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 1, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Jon Carroll in Washington and Peter Athans.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Young Love by Tab Hunter.
In UK The Garden Of Eden by Frankie Vaughan was in the top 5 hits.
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison, directed by John Huston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while The Organization Man by William H. Whyte Jr was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Railway Children.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 01, 1957?
- Saint Eudoxia
- Self Injury Awareness Day
- Historically, March 1st was considered to be the beginning of the Roman 'work year' as January (the official first month) and February were unfit for warfare. The numerical Latin names of some months reflect this. (September = Seventh, October = Eighth, November = Ninth, December = Tenth). (see New Year).
- Korea - Independence Movement Day (Samiljeol; ???).
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- Ziegfeld Follies of 1957 opens at Winter Garden NYC for 123 performances
- Kokomo the Chimp becomes Today Show animal editor
- KTWO TV channel 2 in Casper, WY (NBC / ABC / CBS) begins broadcasting
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 01, 1957?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 01If March 01, 1957 is your birthday you're 63 years, 5 months, 3 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 25 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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