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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in July 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.

But much more happened on July 1957: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 1957?


Events

  • 01 Jul 1957 WRLP TV channel 32 in Greenfield / Keene / Brat, MA (IND) 1st broadcast
  • 02 Jul 1957 1st submarine designed to fire guided missiles launched, Grayback
  • 04 Jul 1957 Dutch 2nd Chamber accepts temporary tax increase
  • 05 Jul 1957 71st Wimbledon Mens Tennis: Lew Hoad beats Ashley J Cooper (62 61 62)
  • 06 Jul 1957 64th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Althea Gibson beats Darlene Hard (63 62)
  • 07 Jul 1957 Heavy storm ravages Belgian coast
  • 08 Jul 1957 Baeball Owners re-elect Commissioner Ford Frick
  • 09 Jul 1957 Discovery of element 102 (Nobelium) announced.
  • 12 Jul 1957 US Surgeon General Leroy Burney connects smoking with lung cancer
  • 14 Jul 1957 Soviet steamer Eshghbad sinks in Caspian Sea, drowning 270
  • 15 Jul 1957 Dutch Super Constellation crashes near New Guinea, 56 die
  • 16 Jul 1957 Marine Major John Glenn sets transcontinental speed record (3:28:08).
  • 19 Jul 1957 First rocket with nuclear warhead fired, Yucca Flat, Nevada, USA.
  • 21 Jul 1957 1st black to win a major US tennis tournament (Althea Gibson)
  • 24 Jul 1957 KTVC TV channel 6 in Ensign, KS (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 25 Jul 1957 Monarchy in Tunisa abolished in favor of a republic.
  • 26 Jul 1957 Mickey Mantle hits career home run number 200.
  • 28 Jul 1957 Jerry Lee Lewis makes his 1st TV appearance (Steve Allen Show)
  • 29 Jul 1957 Floyd Patterson TKOs Tommy Jackson in 10 for heavyweight boxing title

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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The Dark Knight Rises

The Dark Knight Rises

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, Gary Oldman

Country: United States of America

Mimino

Mimino

Directed by: Georgiy Daneliya

Starring: Vakhtang Kikabidze, Mher Mkrtchyan, Elena Proklova, Evgeniy Leonov

Unforgiven

Unforgiven

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman, Richard Harris

Country: United States of America

The Bourne Ultimatum

The Bourne Ultimatum

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

Starring: Matt Damon, Edgar Ramírez, Joan Allen, Julia Stiles

Country: United States of America

In the Heat of the Night

In the Heat of the Night

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in July 1957?
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Faith On The March by A.H. Macmillan

Faith On The March

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Faith on the March, A. H. MacMillan

The Last Angry Man by Gerald Green

The Last Angry Man

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

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,

The Fbi Story by Don Whitehead

The Fbi Story

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Letter From Peking by Pearl S. Buck

Letter From Peking

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At the outbreak of war, a half-Chinese man sends his family back to America, beginning an absence punctuated only by his letters, and a son who must make sense of his