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.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
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Years:
1957 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1957
MCMLVII
Ab urbe condita2710
Armenian calendar1406
ԹՎ ՌՆԶ
Assyrian calendar6707
Baháʼí 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丙申年 (Fire Monkey)
4653 or 4593
    — to —
丁酉年 (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 calendarShōwa 32
(昭和32年)
Javanese calendar1888–1889
Juche calendar46
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4290
Minguo calendarROC 46
民國46年
Nanakshahi calendar489
Thai solar calendar2500
Tibetan calendar阳火猴年
(male Fire-Monkey)
2083 or 1702 or 930
    — to —
阴火鸡年
(female Fire-Rooster)
2084 or 1703 or 931

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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

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Federation of Malaya gains independence from the British Empire

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October 4: Sputnik program launched, the first ever satellite launched into space.

NovemberEdit

 
Laika the dog became the first animal to orbit Earth.

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