Neha Patil

1957 in China

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedIn
Centuries:  18th 19th 20th 21st
1957 in China
Decades:  1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s

Events in the year 1957 in China. The country had an estimated population of 635 million people.



  • Chairman of the Communist Party of China: Mao Zedong
  • President of the People's Republic of China: Mao Zedong
  • Premier of the People's Republic of China: Zhou Enlai
  • Chairman of the National People's Congress: Liu Shaoqi
  • Vice President of the People's Republic of China: Zhu De
  • Events

  • End of the Hundred Flowers Campaign
  • Start of the Anti-Rightist Movement
  • Establishment of the China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology
  • Continuing Kuomintang Islamic insurgency in China
  • Other events

  • January 1 - Opening of Hangzhou Jianqiao Airport, in Jianggan District, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, to civil flights.
  • October 15 - Opening of the Wuhan Yangtze River Bridge, in Wuhan, Hubei
  • Establishments:
  • Gaoming Prison, in Gaoming District, Foshan City, Guangdong
  • Henan Experimental Middle School, in Jinshui District, Zhengzhou, Henan
  • Lujiang Prison, in Chaohu City, Anhui
  • References

    1957 in China Wikipedia

    Similar Topics
    Gerald Auger
    Charlotte Gregg
    Ludmilla Tourischeva