Tuesday 24 December 1957, Christmas Eve
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 24, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Diane Tell and Hamid Karzaï.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to April Love by Pat Boone.
Teenage Monster, directed by Jacques R. Marquette, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while Mr. Baruch by Margaret L. Coit was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sie schreiben mit.
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- December 24 is celebrated as the day before Christmas, thus called Christmas Eve.
- It is the day when food is traditionally set out for Santa Claus and his reindeer. Children around the world are urged to go to bed early so they are not awake when he arrives.
- In Hungary, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, Norway, the Czech Republic and Slovakia among others, this is the day that presents are exchanged and opened.
- The Declaration of Christmas Peace takes place in the Old Great Square of Turku, Finland's official Christmas City, according to old traditions dating back to the Middle Ages.
- Diane Tell: Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist.
- Hamid Karzaï
- Diane S. Sykes: Judge.
- Ian Burden in Sheffield: England; rock bassist (Human League - "Only Human").
- Hamid Karzai: Afghan President, the first popularly elected president in the country's modern history.
- Norma Talmadge: American actress of silent screen, vaudeville, radio, film and stage, the oldest of the three Talmadge sisters who were promoted by their stage determined mother.
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