Saturday 21 December 1957
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 21, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ray Romano and Dominique Cabrera.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to You Send Me by Sam Cooke.
In UK Mary's Boy Child by Harry Belafonte was in the top 5 hits.
Naya Daur, directed by B.R. Chopra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while Please Don'T Eat The Daisies by Jean Kerr was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Real McCoys.
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- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
- Ray Romano: American comedian with a droning, worried voice, star of "Everybody Loves Raymond," 1996 The second of three sons born to an engineer and a piano teacher, he became the class clown as a teenager.
- Dominique Cabrera
- Tom Henke: American baseball player.
- Lisa Gerritsen in Los Angeles: California, USA; actress (Bess - The Mary Tyler Moore Show).
- Mike Watt: Musician.
- Rolf Kanies: German actor.
- Ray Romano in Queens: New York, USA; actor (Ray Barone - Everybody Loves Raymond).
- Billy Bragg: Musician.
- Joshua Mostel in New York City: New York, USA; actor (Delta House, At Ease).
- Eric Coates: British composer and viola player who specialized in semi-classical works for orchestra.
- Indonesia proclaims end to state of war.
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