Tuesday 15 January 1957
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 15, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mario Van Peebles and Don Cooper.
In UK Singing The Blues by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits.
The Wings of Eagles, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while This Hallowed Ground by Bruce Catton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Be My Guest.
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- Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
- Jallikattu in South India.
- United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
- North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
- Malawi - John Chilembwe Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Saint Ides, virgin, died January 15, 570.
- Roman Empire - Second day of the Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
- Wikipedia Day.
- Mario Van Peebles: TV Actor.
- Mario Van Peebles: Director.
- Don Cooper: Athlete.
- David Ige: Politician.
- Marty Lyons: American football player and sportscaster.
- Andrew Tyrie: English journalist and politician.
- Brooklyn Dodgers sign a new three-year lease for Ebbets Field.
- Release, in Japan, of the film ''Throne of Blood'', Akira Kurosawa's reworking of ''Macbeth''.
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