Thursday 12 December 1957
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 12, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sheila E and Robert Lepage.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Jailhouse Rock by Elvis Presley.
In UK Mary's Boy Child by Harry Belafonte was in the top 5 hits.
The Enemy Below, directed by Dick Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while San Francisco Bay by Harold Gilliam was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Real McCoys.
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- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
- Sheila E: American musician, a singer and drummer who performs as "Sheila E." The daughter of Pete Escovedo, a former Tito Puente and Carlos Santana sideman, she was introduced to her first drum kit at five.
- Robert Lepage: French Canadian playwright.
- Serge Larivière: Belgian actor.
- Cy Curnin: London, England -- Rock vocalist (Fixx-Sign of Fire).
- Kipkay : YouTube Star.
- Sheila E[scovedo] in San Franciso: California, USA; disco drummer (Krushgrove, Holly Rock).
- Susan Powter: Australian author and motivational speaker.
- Robert Frank Kurka: Composer, dies at 35.
- Maj Adrian Drew flies 1,943 km/h in F-101 Voodoo
- US announces manufacture of Borazon (harder than diamond).
- Major Adrian Drew flies 1,943 kph in F-101 Voodoo.
- Jerry Lee Lewis weds his cousin Myra Gale Brown, 13, while still married to his first wife, Jane Mitcham.
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