Historical Events In 1958
Thursday, 26 May 2022
Feb 22 Egypt & Syria form United Arab Republic (UAR) on this day in history.
Feb 22 Indonesian air force bombs Padang, Sumatra/Menado, Celebes on this day in history.
Feb 22 In the year 1958 michael Todd, film magnate, killed in an New Mexico air crash
Feb 23 5-time world driving champion Juan Fangio kidnapped by Cuban rebels on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history arturo Frondizi elected President of Argentina
Feb 23 Last Municipal arc light, Mission & 25th removed (installed in 1913) on this day in history.
Feb 23 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1958 fernand Baldensperger [Fernand Baldenne], French poet, dies at 86
Feb 27 Harry Cohn, CEO (Columbia Pictures), dies of a heart attack in the year 1958.
Feb 27 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR in the year 1958.
Feb 28 West Indies 1-504 in reply to Pakistan 328, day 3 of 3rd Test Cricket in the year 1958.
Mar 01 On this day in history gary Sobers 365 vs Pakistan, 614 minutes, 38 fours, best Cricket before Lara
Mar 01 Giacomo Balla, Italian painter, dies at 86 on this day in history.
Mar 01 Sobers completes 446 stand for 2nd wicket with Conrad Hunte, 260 on this day in history.
Mar 01 In the year 1958 west Indies cricket declare at stumps score of 3-790 declare vs Pakistan
Mar 02 In the year 1958 antartic crossed for the first time by Dr Vivian Fuchs
Mar 02 The first surface crossing of Antarctic continent is completed in 99 days in the year 1958.
Mar 02 On this day in history yemen announces it will join the United Arab Republic
Mar 03 Nuri ash Said becomes premier of Iraq on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history the birth of Miranda Richardson, English actress
Mar 04 Albert Kuyle, [Lou Kuitenbrouwer], writer (Jesus' Carpet), dies at 54 on this day in history.
Mar 05 In the year 1958 explorer 2 fails to reach Earth orbit
Mar 07 On this day in history chicago Cardinals announce they will play their 1958 opener in Buffalo
Mar 07 In the year 1958 commissioning of USS Grayback, first submarine built from keel up with guided missile capability, to fire Regulus II missile.
Mar 07 Major Howard Johnson, USAF, sets aircraft altitude record in F-104 (Lockheed Starfighter), 27,810 meters in the year 1958.
Mar 08 In the year 1958 josephina OFF "Frieda" Herberich, actress (Salontiroler), dies at 85
Mar 08 On this day in history silky Sullivan comes from 40 lengths back to win by 3 at Santa Anita
Mar 08 In the year 1958 william Faulkner says US schools degenerated to become babysitters
Mar 09 George Yardley (Pistons) is 1st NBAer to score 2,000 points in season in the year 1958.
Mar 11 In the year 1958 charles Van Doren finally loses on TV game show "21"
Mar 12 British Empire Day is renamed "Commonwealth Day" on this day in history.
Mar 12 In the year 1958 ingeborg, Princess of Sweden, dies at 79
Mar 13 On this day in history govt troops land in Sumatra Indonesia
Mar 14 On this day in history eugeen Van de Velde, Flemish musicologist/critic/composer, dies at 64