/ Attractions

AD 1956: The events in Kerala History

Posted by Arun Mohan ~ on ~ 0 comments

AD 1956: The Novel Chemmeen of Thakazhi Sivasankara Pillai was published by Sahitya Pravarthaka Sahakarana Sangham. The novel got Kendra Sahitya Academy award in 1957. The novel was also made into a Movie by director Ramu Kariat in 1964 and released in the name of Chemmeen. In 1965, the movie got Golden Medal from the President of India.

AD 1956: Kerala Sahitya Academy was formed with the aim of progression of Malayalam language and literature. Sardar Kavalam Madhava Panikkar was the first president whereas Vallathol Narayana Menon is the vice president.

AD 1956: Malayalees long time wish happened with the merge of Malabar and Thiru-Kochi to form the Kerala State in November 1st 1956.

AD 1956: Kerala High Court established in November 1.

AD 1956: B Ramakrishna Rao became the first Governor of Kerala in November 20.

AD 1956: Thomas Mundassery started Current Books in Thrissur.

Related Posts


Total Pageviews