Historical Events In 1958
Friday, 14 May 2021
Oct 04 In the year 1958 transatlantic comercial jet passenger service began (BOAC)
Oct 05 KRTV TV channel 3 in Great Falls, MT (CBS) begins broadcasting in the year 1958.
Oct 07 In the year 1958 uS manned space-flight project renamed Project Mercury
Oct 08 On this day in history braves Eddie Mathews strikes out for World Series record 11th time
Oct 09 In the year 1958 pius XII, [Eugenio Pacelli], Pope (1939-58), dies at 82
Oct 09 Pope Pius XII dies, 19 years after elevation to the papacy in the year 1958.
Oct 10 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
Oct 11 "Goldilocks" opens at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC for 161 performances in the year 1958.
Oct 11 In the year 1958 2nd US Moon probe, Pioneer 1, reaches 113,810 km, falls back
Oct 11 J R Becher, writer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Oct 12 On this day in history ed Hinton, actor (Henderson-I Lived 3 Lives), dies at 30
Oct 13 In the year 1958 alexander Moiseyevich Veprik, composer, dies at 59
Oct 13 Burial of Eugenio Pacelli, Pope Pius XII on the 41st anniversary of the "Miracle of the Sun" in the year 1958.
Oct 14 In the year 1958 jean Poveigh, composer, dies at 82
Oct 14 On this day in history malagasy Republic becomes autonomous republic in French Community
Oct 15 Jack Mason, cricketer (England all-rounder v Australia 1897-98), dies in the year 1958.
Oct 15 Tunisia drops diplomatic relations with Egypt on this day in history.
Oct 16 Benjamin Britten's "Nocturne," premieres in the year 1958.
Oct 17 C L Townsend, cricketer (2 Tests for England 1899), dies in the year 1958.
Oct 19 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
Oct 21 1st women in English House of Lords in the year 1958.
Oct 23 In the year 1958 de Gaulle offers Algerians defiance "peace of the brave"
Oct 23 On this day in history soviet novelist Boris Pasternak, wins Nobel Prize for Literature
Oct 23 In the year 1958 uSSR lends money to UAR to build Aswan High Dam
Oct 24 On this day in history esther Delterne, Flemish actress/revue-artists, dies at 81
Oct 24 In the year 1958 uSS Kleinsmith (APD-134) evacuates U.S. nationals from Nicaro, Cuba.
Oct 24 On this day in history uSSR lends Egypt 400 million rubles to build Aswan Dam
Oct 26 Pan Am flies its first Boeing 707 jetliner from New York to Paris in eight hours, 41 minutes on this day in history.
Oct 26 In the year 1958 panAm flies 1st transatlantic jet trip-NY to Paris
Oct 27 On this day in history frederik Gerretson [Geerten Gossaert], historian/poet/politician, dies at 74
Oct 27 On this day in history gen Ayub Khan succeeds Iskander Mirza as president of Pakistan
Oct 28 Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli is elected Pope; he takes the name John XXIII in the year 1958.
Oct 28 Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli, elected Pope, taking name John XXIII in the year 1958.
Oct 29 On this day in history boris Pasternak refuses Nobel prize for literature