1957
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1957

1957 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1957
MCMLVII
Ab urbe condita2710
Armenian calendar1406
Assyrian calendar6707
Bahá'í calendar113-114
Balinese saka calendar1878-1879
Bengali calendar1364
Berber calendar2907
British Regnal yearEliz. 2 - 6 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2501
Burmese calendar1319
Byzantine calendar7465-7466
Chinese calendar? (Fire Monkey)
4653 or 4593
    -- to --
(Fire Rooster)
4654 or 4594
Coptic calendar1673-1674
Discordian calendar3123
Ethiopian calendar1949-1950
Hebrew calendar5717-5718
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2013-2014
 - Shaka Samvat1878-1879
 - Kali Yuga5057-5058
Holocene calendar11957
Igbo calendar957-958
Iranian calendar1335-1336
Islamic calendar1376-1377
Japanese calendarSh?wa 32
(32?)
Javanese calendar1888-1889
Juche calendar46
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4290
Minguo calendarROC 46
46?
Nanakshahi calendar489
Thai solar calendar2500
Tibetan calendar?
(male Fire-Monkey)
2083 or 1702 or 930
    -- to --
?
(female Fire-Rooster)
2084 or 1703 or 931

1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1957th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 957th year of the 2nd millennium, the 57th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the 1950s decade.

Events

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Flag of Ghana, the first country in colonial Africa to gain independence

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Anti-Rightist Campaigns kill more than 500,000 people in China

August

September

Federation of Malaya gained independence from the British Empire

October

October 4: Sputnik program launched, the first ever rocket that launched in space.

November

Laika the dog became the first animal to orbit Earth.

December

Date unknown

Births

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December

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Nobel Prizes

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  20. ^ Dr Seale Harris, physician, is dead
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