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1957

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1920s  1930s  1940s  – 1950s –  1960s  1970s  1980s
Years: 1954 1955 195619571958 1959 1960
1957 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1957
MCMLVII
Ab urbe condita 2710
Armenian calendar 1406
ԹՎ ՌՆԶ
Assyrian calendar 6707
Bahá'í calendar 113–114
Bengali calendar 1364
Berber calendar 2907
British Regnal year Eliz. 2 – 6 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2501
Burmese calendar 1319
Byzantine calendar 7465–7466
Chinese calendar 丙申(Fire Monkey)
4653 or 4593
    — to —
丁酉年 (Fire Rooster)
4654 or 4594
Coptic calendar 1673–1674
Discordian calendar 3123
Ethiopian calendar 1949–1950
Hebrew calendar 5717–5718
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2013–2014
 - Shaka Samvat 1879–1880
 - Kali Yuga 5058–5059
Holocene calendar 11957
Igbo calendar 957–958
Iranian calendar 1335–1336
Islamic calendar 1376–1377
Japanese calendar Shōwa 32
(昭和32年)
Juche calendar 46
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4290
Minguo calendar ROC 46
民國46年
Thai solar calendar 2500

1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter F), 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.

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

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E. M. S. Namboodiripad, head of the first democratically elected communist government in the world

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Date unknown

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Georgi Parvanov

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References

  1. ^ [1] LA Times
  2. ^ "HI Taipei 1957 Riot". Archived from the original on 2009-10-05. Retrieved 2009-10-03. 
  3. ^ "Toru Takemitsu - Chronology".  
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