Wednesday March 20, 1957

US date format: 3/20/1957, UK date format: 20/3/1957

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 20, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Spike Lee and Elisabeth Bourgine. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Young Love by Tab Hunter. The Tall T, directed by Budd Boetticher, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957 while The Bible As History by Werner Keller was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Together Again.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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The Tall T

Directed by: Budd Boetticher

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

Time Without Pity

Directed by: Joseph Losey

Starring: Michael Redgrave, Ann Todd, Leo McKern, Paul Daneman

The Guns of Fort Petticoat

Directed by: George Marshall

Starring: Audie Murphy, Kathryn Grant, Hope Emerson, Jeff Donnell

Ten Thousand Bedrooms

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Dean Martin, Anna Maria Alberghetti, Eva Bartok, Dewey Martin

The Undead

Directed by: Roger Corman

Starring: Pamela Duncan, Richard Garland, Allison Hayes, Val Dufour

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 20, 1957?


    Holidays

  • Feast of St. Cuthbert, patron saint of Northumbria (died 704)
  • Saint Alexandra
  • Saint Herbert (died 687)
  • Canberra Day
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    Events

  • Britain accepts NATO offer to mediate in Cyprus, but Greece rejects it.

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Together Again

Directed by: Not specifed

The Railway Children

Directed by: Damian Cruden

Tonight

Directed by: Tyson Anthony

Contact

Directed by: Martin Butler

Tomahawk

Directed by: George Sherman

Magazine Covers

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?

The Bible As History

By: Werner Keller

This groundbreaking work that sheds light on the historical foundations of the bestselling book of all time—the Bible—is now back in print.Have

The Last Angry Man

By: Gerald Green

"There aren't enough people left who get mad, plain mad."Sam Abelman is a doctor who never takes the easy way out.

The Eye Of Love

By: Margery Sharp

They met at the Chelsea Arts Ball: he went as a paper parcel, and she as a Spanish dancer. Harry Gibson and Miss Diver fell deeply in love...But

The Tribe That Lost Its Head

By: Nicholas Monsarrat

Five hundred miles off the southwest coast of Africa lies the island of Pharamaul, a British Protectorate, governed from Whitehall through a handful of devoted British civilians.

Profiles In Courage

By: John F. Kennedy

Written in 1955 by the then junior senator from the state of Massachusetts, John F. Kennedy's Profiles in Courage served as a clarion call to every American.


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