Monday June 17, 1957

US date format: 6/17/1957, UK date format: 17/6/1957

It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see zodiac on June 17, 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 Grace de Capitani and Jon Gries. In that special week of June people in US were listening to by . In UK by was in the top 5 hits. The Delicate Delinquent, directed by Don McGuire, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957 while In The Court Of Public Opinion by Alger Hiss was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Richard Diamond, Private Detective.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1957, at June 17 across the years or at June 1957 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • St. Albert Chmielowski.
  • National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
  • Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.

Events

  • So Rare by Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra peaks at #2
  • Tuskegee boycott begins (Blacks boycotted city stores)

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Movies

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12 Angry Men

12 Angry Men

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Starring: Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Martin Balsam, John Fiedler

Country: United States of America

A Face in the Crowd

A Face in the Crowd

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Andy Griffith, Patricia Neal, Anthony Franciosa, Walter Matthau

Country: United States of America

Sweet Smell of Success

Sweet Smell of Success

Directed by: Alexander Mackendrick

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis, Susan Harrison, Martin Milner

Country: United States of America

Kanal

Kanal

Directed by: Andrzej Wajda

Starring: Teresa Izewska, Tadeusz Janczar, Wienczyslaw Glinski, Tadeusz Gwiazdowski

The Tall T

The Tall T

Directed by: Budd Boetticher

Starring: Randolph Scott, Richard Boone, Maureen O'Sullivan, Arthur Hunnicutt

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Music charts

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TV Series

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Richard Diamond, Private Detective

Richard Diamond, Private Detective

Starring: David Janssen

Country: United States of America

Leave It to Beaver

Leave It to Beaver

Directed by: Andy Cadiff

Living It Up

Living It Up

Directed by: Antonio Cuadri

The George Sanders Mystery Theater

The George Sanders Mystery Theater

Starring: George Sanders

Country: United States of America

The Silent Service

The Silent Service

Starring: Thomas M. Dykers, Eric Morris

Country: United States of America

Days to next June 17

If June 17, 1957 is your birthday you're 63 years, 5 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 15 days.
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Books

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In The Court Of Public Opinion by Alger Hiss

In The Court Of Public Opinion

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In The Court Of Public Opinion, by Hiss, Alger

The Wapshot Chronicle by John Cheever

The Wapshot Chronicle

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When The Wapshot Chronicle was published in 1957, John Cheever was already recognized as a writer of superb short stories. But The Wapshot Chronicle, which won the 1958 National Book Award,

Faith On The March by A.H. Macmillan

Faith On The March

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Faith on the March, A. H. MacMillan

The Scapegoat by Daphne du Maurier

The Scapegoat

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"Someone jolted my elbow as I drank and said, 'Je vous demande pardon,' and as I moved to give him space he turned and stared at me and I at him,

Take My Life by Eddie Cantor

Take My Life

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TAKE MY LIFE is Eddie Cantor's autobiography, filled with anecdotes and stories about Eddie, his wonderful wife Ida, and their five-girl family, as well as Eddie's friends, the now fabled names

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 17, 1957?

On June 17, 1957 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is June 17, 1957?

On June 17, 1957 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 17, 1957?

On June 17, 1957 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 17, 1957?

On June 17, 1957 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 17, 1957?

On June 17, 1957 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 17, 1957?

On June 17, 1957 several famous people were born including, Grace de Capitani, Jon Gries, Jay Roach.

Which famous people died on June 17, 1957?

Famous people died on June 17, 1957 include, D Richardson, Dorothy Richardson.

What was the number one song in June 17, 1957?

The number one song in the week of June 17, 1957 was Love Letters In The Sand by Pat Boone in US and Yes Tonight Josephine by Johnnie Ray in UK.

What were the top hits on June 17, 1957?

The top hits on June 17, 1957 were Love Letters In The Sand by Pat Boone, All Shook Up by Elvis Presley, So Rare by Jimmy Dorsey in US and Yes Tonight Josephine by Johnnie Ray, When I Fall In Love by Nat 'King' Cole, Gamblin' Man / Putting On The Style by Lonnie Donegan in UK.


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