Friday 11 January 1957
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 11, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Darryl Dawkins and Claude Criquielion.
In UK Singing The Blues by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits.
Kalle wird Bürgermeister, directed by Fritz Genschow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while By Love Possessed by James Gould Cozzens was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Anything Goes.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 11 January 1957
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Which were the important events of 11 January 1957 ?
- Morocco - The Independence manifesto day.
- Japan - Kagami-Biraki (Rice Cakes Festival).
- Feast of the Baptism of Jesus.
- Roman Empire - First day of Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
- Nepal - Unity Day.
- Albania - Republic Day (1946).
- Darryl Dawkins: American athlete, played pro basketball from 1975-87.
- Claude Criquielion
- Bryan Robson: English footballer and manager.
- Darryl Dawkins NBA center (Philadelphia 76ers: New Jersey Nets).
- Peter Moore: Australian footballer and coach.
- Sir Robert Garran: Australian lawyer and early leading expert in Australian constitutional law (Born 1867).
- The African Convention is founded in Dakar.
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