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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in November 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 November 1957: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 1957?


Events

  • 01 Nov 1957 KVII TV channel 7 in Amarillo, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 02 Nov 1957 First titanium mill opened, Toronto, Ohio, USA.
  • 03 Nov 1957 USSR launches Sputnik 2 with a dog (Laika), 1st animal in orbit
  • 04 Nov 1957 2nd Soviet Earth-satellite launched
  • 06 Nov 1957 Rumple opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 45 performances
  • 07 Nov 1957 Phillies pitcher Jack Sanford wins NL Rookie of Year
  • 08 Nov 1957 Great Britain performs atmospheric nuclear test at Christmas Island
  • 11 Nov 1957 Demolition begins on cable car barn at California and Hyde (San Francisco)
  • 14 Nov 1957 Dick Hutton beats Lou Thesz in Toronto, to become NWA wrestling champ
  • 15 Nov 1957 US sentences Soviet spy Rudolf Ivanovich Abel to 30 years and US$3,000 fine.
  • 16 Nov 1957 Copper & Brass closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 36 performances
  • 17 Nov 1957 WBOY TV channel 12 in Clarksburg, WV (NBC / ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 18 Nov 1957 Tunisia refuses Russian weapons
  • 19 Nov 1957 Antonin Novotny appointed President of Czechoslovakia
  • 22 Nov 1957 Miles Davis Quintet debuts a jazz concert at Carnegie Hall in New York
  • 25 Nov 1957 US President Dwight Eisenhower suffers a mild stroke, impairing his speech.
  • 26 Nov 1957 WCVB TV channel 5 in Boston, MA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 27 Nov 1957 Army withdraws for Little Rock Ark, after Central HS integration
  • 28 Nov 1957 Look Homeward, Angel with Anthony Perkins premieres in New York City
  • 29 Nov 1957 New York Mayor Robert Wagner forms a committee to replace Dodgers and Giants
  • 30 Nov 1957 Happy Hunting closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 413 performances

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Movies

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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Viggo Mortensen, Orlando Bloom

Country: United States of America

Casablanca

Casablanca

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains

Country: United States of America

Active Adults

Active Adults

Directed by: Aaron Fisher-Cohen

Starring: Jonathan Rosen, Lola Kirke, Dominic Chianese, Joanna Merlin

Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam

Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam

Directed by: Abrar Alvi

Starring: Meena Kumari, Guru Dutt, Rehman, Waheeda Rehman

Good Will Hunting

Good Will Hunting

Directed by: Gus Van Sant

Starring: Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Stellan Skarsgård

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in November 1957?
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The Age Of Revolution by Winston S. Churchill

The Age Of Revolution

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Winston S. Churchill's "A History of the English Speaking Peoples" is the literary masterwork of the twentieth century's greatest historical figure.

Leftover Life To Kill by Caitlin Thomas

Leftover Life To Kill

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Account of her life with Dylan Thomas.

On The Road by Jack Kerouac

On The Road

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In its time Jack Kerouac's masterpiece was the bible of the Beat Generation, the essential prose accompaniment to Allen Ginsberg's Howl.

Not By Bread Alone by Vladimir Dudintsev

Not By Bread Alone

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First U.S. edition bound in yellow cloth & black boards with red lettering. Book about Fine, tight, clean. DJ is price clipped and has small rub marks to the corners, tips

San Francisco Bay by Harold Gilliam

San Francisco Bay

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A factual and fascinating account of the history, life and lore of Californias vital inland sea. dw, 1957 1st signed author