Friday 5 April 1957
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Vince Gill in Norman and Karin Roßley.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Butterfly by Andy Williams.
In UK Young Love by Tab Hunter was in the top 5 hits.
12 Angry Men, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while Herb Caen'S Guide To San Francisco by Herb Caen was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Silent Service.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 April 1957 ?
- Saint Geeraard
- The last day of the tax year in the United Kingdom.
- Blessed Kreszentia Hoess
- Saint Vincent Ferrer
- Arbor Day in South Korea
- Qingming Festival in the Chinese calendar
- Mauritius: Ougadi.
- Saint Irena (d. 304)
- Vince Gill in Norman: Oklahoma, USA; country singer ("When I Call Your Name").
- Karin Roßley: German hurdler.
- In India, Communists win the first elections in united Kerala and E.M.S. Namboodiripad is sworn in as the first chief minister.
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