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Historical Events In 1958

Thursday, 02 July 2020

Jan 01   BOAC Britannia flies London to New York in a record 7hours 57minutes on this day in history.  

Jan 01   In the year 1958 david Broekman, musican (Think Fast), dies at 55  

Jan 01   On this day in history european Community (later to become the European Union) is born  

Jan 01   European Economic Community (Common Market) starts operation on this day in history.  

Jan 01   Sammy Davis Jr marries Loray White on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history edmund Hillary reaches South Pole overland  

Jan 03   Lindsay Kline takes a hat-trick vs South Africa at Cape Town on this day in history.  

Jan 04   In the year 1958 sputnik 1 reenters atmosphere & burns up  

Jan 04   In the year 1958 sputnik reenters atmosphere and burns up  

Jan 04   Waverley John Anderson, Scot, viscount/governor of Bengal, dies at 75 in the year 1958.  

Jan 06   On this day in history bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to ee cummings  

Jan 06   Gibson patents the Flying V Guitar on this day in history.  

Jan 06   Josephine CMA, princess of Belgium/nun, dies at 85 in the year 1958.  

Jan 07   Petru Groza, premier/president (Romania, 1945-58), dies at 74 in the year 1958.  

Jan 07   USSR shrinks army to 300,000 in the year 1958.  

Jan 08   On this day in history bobby Fisher wins the U.S. Chess Championship at age 14.  

Jan 08   Cuban revolutionary forces capture Havana on this day in history.  

Jan 09   Paul Fechter, German writer/historian (God's Magician), dies in the year 1958.  

Jan 10   Charles de Trooz, Belgian writer, dies at 52 on this day in history.  

Jan 10   In the year 1958 jerry Lee Lewis' "Great Balls of Fire" reaches #1 on the country and r&b charts, #2 on the pop chart  

Jan 11   On this day in history alec Rowley, composer, dies at 65  

Jan 11   Sea Hunt, starring Lloyd Bridges as crusty frogman and good guy Mike Nelson, debuts on CBS-TV on this day in history.  

Jan 12   Arthur Shepherd, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1958.  

Jan 12   In the year 1958 mickey Wright wins LPGA Sea Island Golf Open  

Jan 13   In the year 1958 9,000 scientists of 43 nations petition UN for nuclear test ban  

Jan 13   Edna Purviance, actress (Charlie Chaplin, Sunnyside), dies at 61 in the year 1958.  

Jan 13   On this day in history uS newspaper "Daily Worker" ceases publication  

Jan 14   Qantas begins round-world service with two Super Constellation aircraft in the year 1958.  

Jan 15   On this day in history nY Yankees sign million dollar plus deal to show 140 games on WPIX TV  

Jan 18   In the year 1958 1st black in NHL (William O'Ree, Boston Bruins)  

Jan 18   On this day in history the first black in the NHL (William O'Ree, Boston Bruins)  

Jan 19   Canadian Football Council renamed Canadian Football League on this day in history.  

Jan 20   On this day in history betsy Rawls wins LPGA Tampa Golf Open  

Jan 20   On this day in history elvis Presley receives his draft notice.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1958

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Vladimir Ovchinnikov, Russian pianist was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of shim Hyung-rae, South Korean filmmaker  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of matt Frewer, Washington DC, actor (Max Headroom, Doctor Doctor)  

Jan 04   Nina Foust, Asheboro NC, LPGA golfer (1994 Hawaiian Ladies Open-6th) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Andy Borowitz, American comedian and satirist was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   In the year 1958 birth of gary Jones, Welsh-born actor  

Jan 05   Suzy Amis, Okla City, actress (Blame it on Rio, Where the Heart is) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 07   Donna Rice, New Orleans La, model/Gary Hart's lover was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1958

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   David Broekman, musican (Think Fast), dies at 55 on this day in history.  

Jan 04   On this day in history waverley John Anderson, Scot, viscount/governor of Bengal, dies at 75  

Jan 06   Josephine CMA, princess of Belgium/nun, dies at 85 on this day in history.  

Jan 07   On this day in history petru Groza, premier/president (Romania, 1945-58), dies at 74  

Jan 08   On this day in history death of paul Pilgrim, American athlete (b. 1883)  

Jan 09   On this day in history paul Fechter, German writer/historian (God's Magician), dies  

Jan 10   Charles de Trooz, Belgian writer, dies at 52 on this day in history.  

Jan 11   On this day in history alec Rowley, composer, dies at 65  

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