Historical Events In 1958
Monday, 28 September 2020
Jan 21 In the year 1958 kMOT TV channel 10 in Minot, ND (NBC) begins broadcasting
Jan 22 In the year 1958 kRSD (now KEVN) TV channel 7 in Rapid City, SD (ABC) 1st broadcast
Jan 23 "Body Beautiful" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 60 performances on this day in history.
Jan 23 Dictator Marcos Pérez Jiménez flees Venezuela, Larrazábal takes power on this day in history.
Jan 23 On this day in history hanif Mohammad completes 337 in 970 minutes vs West Indies
Jan 24 In the year 1958 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
Jan 26 H Laskow replaces Moshe Dayan as Israeli minister of Defense in the year 1958.
Jan 26 In the year 1958 jack Smith takes over for Art Baker as TV host of "You Asked for It"
Jan 27 In the year 1958 ferenc Münnich follows Kádár as premier of Hungary
Jan 27 On this day in history ferenc Munnich follows Kadar as premier of Hungary
Jan 28 On this day in history construction began on first private thorium-uranium nuclear reactor
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 in the year 1958.
Jan 29 In the year 1958 murderer, Charles Starkweather, captured by police in Wyoming
Jan 29 On this day in history paul Newman &Joanne Woodward wed
Jan 30 Earnest H Heinkel, German airplane builder (WW II), dies at 70 in the year 1958.
Jan 30 In the year 1958 house of Lords passes bill allowing women in
Jan 30 On this day in history the first 2-way moving sidewalk in service, Dallas TX
Jan 31 In the year 1958 america launches its first satellite, Explorer I, from Cape Canaverel
Jan 31 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1958 uS launches their first artificial satellite, Explorer 1
Feb 01 On this day in history 1959 Swiss males vote against voting rights for women
Feb 01 On this day in history clinton Joseph Davisson, dies
Feb 01 Egypt & Syria announce plans to merge into United Arab Republic on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1958 uS satellite (Explorer I) launched
Feb 02 Syria joins Egypt in United Arab Republic in the year 1958.
Feb 03 On this day in history henry Kuttner, sci-fi author (Dark World, As You Were), dies at 42
Feb 03 Royal Teens' "Short Shorts" enters Top 40 chart & peaks at #3 in the year 1958.
Feb 03 Royal Teens' "Short Shorts" enters Top 40 chart &peaks at #3 on this day in history.
Feb 04 "Oh, Captain!" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 192 performances in the year 1958.
Feb 04 Frederik de Merode, Belgian prince, dies at 46 in the year 1958.
Feb 05 On this day in history clifton R Wharton confirmed as 1st US black foreign minister (Romania)