Historical Events In 1958
Tuesday, 27 July 2021
Jan 21 KMOT TV channel 10 in Minot, ND (NBC) begins broadcasting in the year 1958.
Jan 22 KRSD (now KEVN) TV channel 7 in Rapid City, SD (ABC) 1st broadcast on this day in history.
Jan 23 On this day in history "Body Beautiful" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 60 performances
Jan 23 In the year 1958 dictator Marcos Pérez Jiménez flees Venezuela, Larrazábal takes power
Jan 23 On this day in history hanif Mohammad completes 337 in 970 minutes vs West Indies
Jan 24 After warming to 100,000,000 degrees, 2 light atoms are bashed together to create a heavier atom, resulting in 1st man-made nuclear fusion in the year 1958.
Jan 26 H Laskow replaces Moshe Dayan as Israeli minister of Defense on this day in history.
Jan 26 In the year 1958 jack Smith takes over for Art Baker as TV host of "You Asked for It"
Jan 27 Ferenc Münnich follows Kádár as premier of Hungary in the year 1958.
Jan 27 Ferenc Munnich follows Kadar as premier of Hungary on this day in history.
Jan 28 Construction began on first private thorium-uranium nuclear reactor on this day in history.
Jan 28 Dodger catcher Roy Campanella is paralyzed in an automobile wreck in the year 1958.
Jan 29 Movie actor Paul Newman and actress Joanne Woodward are married on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history murderer, Charles Starkweather, captured by police in Wyoming
Jan 29 Paul Newman &Joanne Woodward wed in the year 1958.
Jan 30 On this day in history earnest H Heinkel, German airplane builder (WW II), dies at 70
Jan 30 House of Lords passes bill allowing women in on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1958 the first 2-way moving sidewalk in service, Dallas TX
Jan 31 America launches its first satellite, Explorer I, from Cape Canaverel in the year 1958.
Jan 31 In the year 1958 in Ottawa Ontario James Gladstone takes his seat as Canada's first native Senator; Alberta Blood Indian is appointed by the Prime Minister John Diefenbaker.
Jan 31 In the year 1958 james van Allen discovers radiation belt
Jan 31 In the year 1958 the U.S. enters the space race with the successful launch of the Explorer One satellite.
Jan 31 US launches their first artificial satellite, Explorer 1 in the year 1958.
Feb 01 On this day in history 1959 Swiss males vote against voting rights for women
Feb 01 Clinton Joseph Davisson, dies in the year 1958.
Feb 01 Egypt & Syria announce plans to merge into United Arab Republic in the year 1958.
Feb 01 In the year 1958 uS satellite (Explorer I) launched
Feb 02 Syria joins Egypt in United Arab Republic on this day in history.
Feb 03 Henry Kuttner, sci-fi author (Dark World, As You Were), dies at 42 in the year 1958.
Feb 03 Royal Teens' "Short Shorts" enters Top 40 chart & peaks at #3 in the year 1958.
Feb 03 On this day in history royal Teens' "Short Shorts" enters Top 40 chart &peaks at #3
Feb 04 "Oh, Captain!" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 192 performances on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1958 frederik de Merode, Belgian prince, dies at 46
Feb 05 On this day in history clifton R Wharton confirmed as 1st US black foreign minister (Romania)