What was it about March 1957? As at least two prominent 50th anniversary celebrations this month indicate, that month saw a number of notable events in international history. Among them:
—Ghana became the first country in colonial Africa to gain independence.
–Egypt re-opened the Suez Canal in the wake of the 1956 Suez Crisis.
–Congress approved the Eisenhower Doctrine.
— Osama Bin Laden was born (scroll down to the last item).
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