Historical Events In 1958
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Dec 01 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Dec 02 On this day in history 24th Heisman Trophy Award: Pete Dawkins, Army (HB)
Dec 02 On this day in history benelux treaty signed by Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg
Dec 03 Indonesian parliament accepts nationalisation of Dutch businesses in the year 1958.
Dec 04 Dahomey (Benin), Ivory Coast become autonomous within Fr Community in the year 1958.
Dec 05 In the year 1958 ferdinand Bruckner, writer, dies at 67
Dec 06 Erwin Bodky, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1958.
Dec 06 US lunar probe Pioneer 3 reaches 107,269 km, falls back in the year 1958.
Dec 07 On this day in history romulo Betancourt elected pres of Venezuela
Dec 09 Robert H W Welch Jr & 11 other men meet in Indianapolis to form anti-Communist John Birch Society in the year 1958.
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 In the year 1958 first domestic (NY-Miami) passenger jet flight-National 707 flew 111 people
Dec 10 Juliane Gabriels, Flemish physician, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Dec 11 4th (last) Dutch govt of Drees falls in the year 1958.
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 In the year 1958 ahmed Mukhtar Baban, premier of Iraq, executed
Dec 16 In the year 1958 bogota warehouse fire kills 82
Dec 18 1st test project of Signal Communications by Orbiting Relay Equip in the year 1958.
Dec 18 First voice from space recorded Christmas message by Eisenhower in the year 1958.
Dec 18 On this day in history first voice from space: recorded Christmas message by Eisenhower
Dec 18 In the year 1958 niger gains autonomy within French Community (National Day)
Dec 18 In the year 1958 project SCORE, the world's first experimental communications satellite, was launched
Dec 18 On this day in history test project of Signal Communications by Orbiting Relay Equip
Dec 19 1st radio broadcast from space (Pres Eisenhower voice "To all mankind, America's wish for Peace on Earth & Good Will to Men Everywhere") on this day in history.
Dec 21 Charles de Gaulle elected President of France on this day in history.
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 On this day in history fjodor W Gladkow, Russian author (Cement), dies at 75
Dec 23 "Party with Comden & Green" opens at John Golden NYC for 38 perfs in the year 1958.
Dec 26 Harry Redman, composer, dies on 89th birthday on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1958 chipmunks (Alvin, Simon & Theodore with David Seville) hit #1