Going Back to 1957
U.S. President: Dwight D. Eisenhower
Cost of Gas: $0.24/gallon
Top of the Charts:
- Elvis Presley - "Jailhouse Rock"
- Jerry Lee Lewis - "Great Balls of Fire"
- The Platters - "I'm Sorry"
- The Bridge on the River Kwai
- Old Yeller
- Gunfight at the O.K. Corral
- Jailhouse Rock
- Arkansas high school becomes racially integrated
- "West Side Story" debuts on Broadway
- On the Road published by Jack Kerouac
- First flight around the world in a jet is completed