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1957


Jan
14
Death of Humphrey BogartDeath of Humphrey Bogart (1957)Top 10 Ultimate Decade Defining Actors

Mar
20
Birthday of Spike Lee Birthday of Spike Lee (1957)Spike Lee Biography: Life and Career of the Director

Apr
13
Release: 12 Angry Men is released12 Angry Men is released (1957)Top 10 Movies of the 1950s

29
Birthday of Daniel Day-LewisBirthday of Daniel Day-Lewis (1957)Top 10 Ultimate Decade Defining Actors
Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Gangsters

29
Sir Daniel Day-LewisBirthday of Sir Daniel Day-Lewis (1957)Top 10 Actors from the United Kingdom

May
3
Brooklyn Dodgers move to Los AngelesWalter O'Malley, the owner of the Brooklyn Dodgers, agrees to move the team from Brooklyn, New York, to Los Angeles, California (1957)Brooklyn, LA Dodgers - Greatest Sports Franchises

10
Birthday of Sid ViciousBirthday of Sid Vicious, bassist for the Sex Pistols (1957)History of the Sex Pistols: Johnny Rotten, Sid Vicious
Top 10 Punk Bands
Top 10 Music Biopic Performances
Another Top 10 Most Shocking Music Myths
Top 10 Controversial Figures in Rock History

Jun
4
Dr. Martin Luther King's Power of Nonviolence speechDr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his famous Power of Nonviolence speech at the University of California, Berkeley (1957)Martin Luther King Jr: Life and Death

Jul
2
Birthday of Bret The Hitman HartBirthday of Bret The Hitman Hart (1957)Top 10 Wrestling Catchphrases
Top 10 Wrestlers

6
John Lennon meets Paul McCartneyJohn Lennon and Paul McCartney of the Beatles are introduced to each other when Lennon's band the Quarrymen performs at the St. Peter's Church Rose Queen garden fete in Woolton (1957)The History of The Beatles

13
Birthday of Cameron CroweBirthday of Cameron Crowe (1957)Top 10 Embarrassing Movies by Critically Acclaimed Directors

21
Birthday of Jon LovitzBirthday of Jon Lovitz (1957)Top 10 TV Replacement Characters

Sep
21
Birthday of Ethan CoenBirthday of Ethan Coen (1957)Top 10 Embarrassing Movies by Critically Acclaimed Directors
Top 10 Independent Filmmakers
Top 10 Modern Directors

21
Debut of the television courtroom drama Perry Mason.Debut of the television courtroom drama Perry Mason. Running until May 1966, the title character, portrayed by Raymond Burr, is a fictional Los Angeles defense attorney from the fictional literary works by Erle Stanley Gardner.Top 10 Television Lawyers

22
Birthday of Nick CaveBirthday of Nick Cave (1957).Top 10 Unlikely Musical Collaborations

22
The TV series Maverick airs its first episodeThe TV series Maverick airs its first episode (1957)Top 10 Best Movies Based on a TV Series

23
Release: The Three Faces of EveThe film The Three Faces of Eve is released (1957)Top 10 Split Personality Movie Characters

Oct
2
Release: The Bridge on the River KwaiThe film The Bridge on the River Kwai is released (1957)Top 10 Movies of the 1950s
Top 10 Greatest Best Picture Oscar-Winning Movies

4
Birthday of Russell SimmonsBirthday of Russell Simmons [Def Jam Founder, Phat Farm Creator] (1957)Russell Simmons Biography: Def Jam Founder, Hip-Hop Mogul
Top 10 Successful Founder Spokespeople

4
Debut of Leave It To BeaverThe TV series Leave It To Beaver airs its first episode (1957)Top 10 TV Families

5
Birthday of Bernie MacBirthday of Bernie Mac (1957).Top 10 Posthumous Movie Performances

11
Release: With His Hot and Blue GuitarWith His Hot and Blue Guitar (1957)Top 10 Johnny Cash Songs

17
The movie Jailhouse Rock is releasedThe movie Jailhouse Rock is released (1957)Top 10 Elvis Presley Songs

25
Birthday of Nancy CartwrightBirthday of Nancy Cartwright, an American film and television actress, comedian and voice artist best known for her work as Bart Simpson on 'The Simpsons.'Top 10 Celebrity Scientologists

31
Birthday of Robert Pollard of Guided by VoicesBirthday of Robert Pollard of Guided by Voices (1957)Top 10 Underground Music Groups

Nov
3
Dolph Lundgren is born.He is a Swedish actor, director, and martial artist. He belongs to a generation of film actors who epitomise the movie action hero stereotype.Top 10 Most Memorable Moments From the Cast of The Expendables 2

Dec
13
Birthday of Steve BuscemiBirthday of Steve Buscemi (1957)Steve Buscemi Bio: Star of Boardwalk Empire
Top 10 Actors Who Always Die Onscreen

25
Birthday of Shane MacGowanBirthday of Shane MacGowan (1957)Top 10 Musicians Who Surprisingly Didn't Die From Drugs

25
Release: Paths of GloryThe film Paths of Glory is released (1957)Top 10 Stanley Kubrick Movies

25
Release: Release of Old YellerRelease of Old Yeller (1957)Top 10 Saddest Animal Deaths in Movies
Top 10 Live Action Movie Dogs

25
Release: The Enemy BelowThe film The Enemy Below is released (1957)Top 10 Submarine Movies