October 17, 1957 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Britain's Queen Elizabeth & Prince Philip visit the White House

Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip
Duke of Edinburgh
Prince Philip
  • Dike Marken-Dutch mainland closed

Nobel prizeNobel Prize

French author Albert Camus awarded Nobel Prize in Literature

Author Albert Camus
Albert Camus
  • II Tsjoendrigar becomes premier of Pakistan

Deaths in History

  • John HA Eman, founder of Aruban Peoples Party, dies at 70