Thursday 26 December 1957
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 26, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Shane MacGowan and Dominique Pifarély.
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 On The Beach by Nevil Shute was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sie schreiben mit.
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- First day of Kwanzaa
- Australia - Proclamation Day (South Australian public holiday), for the foundation of the Australian state of South Australia on December 28, 1836 but commemorated on this day.
- Wrenboys celebrate Wren in Ireland
- Period of Ursids meteor shower ends about this day
- Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia - Tsunami Awareness Day/Tsunami Memorial (or Remembrance) Day
- Mandala Pooja at Sabarimala in Kerala, India
- First day of Junkanoo street parade in the Bahamas (the second day is on the New Year's Day)
- Wren day in Ireland and the Isle of Man.
- Boxing Day in the Commonwealth of Nations.
- The first day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- St. Stephen's Day, a public holiday in Catalonia, Croatia, Czech Republic, and the Republic of Ireland.
- R.C. Saints - Saint Stephen
- South Africa - Day of Goodwill, a public holiday
- Slovenia - Independence and Unity Day (1990)
- Shane MacGowan: Musician.
- Dominique Pifarély: French jazz violinist.
- Dermot Murnaghan: English-Northern Irish journalist and game show host.
- Mike South: American porn actor and director.
- Artur Malawski: Composer, dies at 53.
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