Historical Events In 1958
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Dec 01 In the year 1958 central African Rep made autonomous member of Fr Comm (Nat'l Day)
Dec 01 Our Lady of Angels School burns, killing 92 students and 3 nuns (Chic) in the year 1958.
Dec 02 24th Heisman Trophy Award: Pete Dawkins, Army (HB) on this day in history.
Dec 02 Benelux treaty signed by Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg on this day in history.
Dec 03 In the year 1958 indonesian parliament accepts nationalisation of Dutch businesses
Dec 04 Dahomey (Benin), Ivory Coast become autonomous within Fr Community in the year 1958.
Dec 05 Ferdinand Bruckner, writer, dies at 67 in the year 1958.
Dec 06 Erwin Bodky, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Dec 06 US lunar probe Pioneer 3 reaches 107,269 km, falls back on this day in history.
Dec 07 Romulo Betancourt elected pres of Venezuela in the year 1958.
Dec 09 In the year 1958 robert H W Welch Jr & 11 other men meet in Indianapolis to form anti-Communist John Birch Society
Dec 09 Robert H.W. Welch Jr and 11 other men meet in Indianapolis to form the anti-Communist John Birch Society on this day in history.
Dec 10 First domestic (NY-Miami) passenger jet flight-National 707 flew 111 people in the year 1958.
Dec 10 In the year 1958 juliane Gabriels, Flemish physician, dies at 72
Dec 11 In the year 1958 4th (last) Dutch govt of Drees falls
Dec 11 Upper Volta (now Bourkina Fasso) gains autonomy from France in the year 1958.
Dec 12 In the year 1958 dutch social democratic party-ministers/premier Drees dismissed
Dec 13 Ahmed Mukhtar Baban, premier of Iraq, executed on this day in history.
Dec 16 On this day in history bogota warehouse fire kills 82
Dec 18 On this day in history 1st test project of Signal Communications by Orbiting Relay Equip
Dec 18 First voice from space recorded Christmas message by Eisenhower on this day in history.
Dec 18 On this day in history first voice from space: recorded Christmas message by Eisenhower
Dec 18 On this day in history niger gains autonomy within French Community (National Day)
Dec 18 Project SCORE, the world's first experimental communications satellite, was launched on this day in history.
Dec 18 Test project of Signal Communications by Orbiting Relay Equip in the year 1958.
Dec 19 On this day in history 1st radio broadcast from space (Pres Eisenhower voice "To all mankind, America's wish for Peace on Earth & Good Will to Men Everywhere")
Dec 21 Charles de Gaulle elected President of France in the year 1958.
Dec 21 On this day in history charles De Gaulle wins 7 year term as 1st pres of 5th Rep of France
Dec 21 H[arry] B[yron] Warner, actor (10 Commandments, New Moon), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Dec 22 "Chipmunk Song" reaches #1 in the year 1958.
Dec 22 Fjodor W Gladkow, Russian author (Cement), dies at 75 in the year 1958.
Dec 23 On this day in history "Party with Comden & Green" opens at John Golden NYC for 38 perfs
Dec 26 In the year 1958 harry Redman, composer, dies on 89th birthday
Dec 28 In the year 1958 chipmunks (Alvin, Simon & Theodore with David Seville) hit #1