A Year In The Life Of The USS Spiegel Grove (LSD-32)
1957

On TV...

American Bandstand

Batchelor Father

Divorce Court

Maverick

At the Movies...

Twelve Angry Men

Blackboard Jungle

Bridge On The River Kwai

Peyton Place

The Academy Awards...(hosted by Jimmy Stewart/David Niven/Jack Lemmon/Rosalind Russell/Bob Hope)
Best Picture is - Bridge On The River Kwai
Best Actor is - Alec Guiness
Best Actress is - Joanne Woodward

Some of the Celebrities Born This Year:

January

Katie Couric

February

Vanna White

March

Leeza Gibbons

April

Daniel Day-Lewis

May

Peter North

June

Peter Kent

July

Lydia Cornell

August

Adam Arkin

September

Gloria Estefan

October

Jayne Torville

November

Lyle Lovett

December

Ray Romano

Some of the Celebrities Who Died This Year:

January

Humphrey Bogart

February

Laura Ingalls-Wilder

March

RAdm Richard E. Byrd

April

Walter Young

May

Elliot Ness

June

Jimmy Dorsey

July

Alfred Linder

August

Oliver Hardy

September

Inez Buck

October

Louis B. Mayer

November

Victoria Ward

December

Walter Page

World Events for 1957...

Date

Event

 

First earth satellite

Harold Macmillan becomes British Prime Minister after Eden resigns

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