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