Historical Events In 1958
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Mar 14 RIAA (Recording Industry Association of American)is created and certifies first gold record (Perry Como's Catch A Falling Star) in the year 1958.
Mar 14 RIAA certifies 1st gold record (Perry Como's Catch A Falling Star) in the year 1958.
Mar 14 South Africa government disallows ANC on this day in history.
Mar 14 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1958.
Mar 14 On this day in history uSSR performs atmospheric nuclear test
Mar 15 "Body Beautiful" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 60 performances in the year 1958.
Mar 15 On this day in history royals basketball star Maurice Stokes collapsed during a playoff game with encephalitis; He goes into a coma and is permanently disabled
Mar 15 In the year 1958 uSSR performs atmospheric nuclear test
Mar 16 On this day in history in Beirut, Lebanon, Islamic militants kidnap American journalist Terry Anderson, and take him to the southern suburbs of the war-torn city where other Western hostages are being held in scattered dungeons under ruined building
Mar 16 Leon J Cadore, pitched the 26 inning game, dies at 65 in the year 1958.
Mar 16 In the year 1958 on this day in 1958 the Ford Motor Company produced its 50,000,000th car, a Thunderbird
Mar 17 Navy launches Vanguard 1 into orbit (2nd US), measures Earth shape in the year 1958.
Mar 17 The shape of the Earth is measured for the first time by satellite in the year 1958.
Mar 19 Britain's 1st planetarium opens at Madame Tussaud's in London in the year 1958.
Mar 19 Britain's first planetarium opens at Madame Tussaud's in London on this day in history.
Mar 19 On this day in history sobers completes a century in each innings vs Pakistan
Mar 19 In the year 1958 vernon Ransford, cricketer (20 Tests for Australia, 1211 runs), dies
Mar 20 In the year 1958 50" snow across the Mason-Dixon line
Mar 20 On this day in history greek Clandestine Burasi Bizim Radio (communist), Voice of Truth first transmission
Mar 21 1st presentation of West Point's Sylvanus Thayer Award in the year 1958.
Mar 21 On this day in history cyril M Kornbluth, US sci-fi writer (Space Merchants), dies at 34
Mar 21 USSR performs atmospheric nuclear test in the year 1958.
Mar 22 In the year 1958 20th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kentucky beats Seattle 84-72
Mar 22 Faisal succeeds Saudi as king of Saudi-Arabia in the year 1958.
Mar 22 Liz Taylor's 3rd divorce (Mike Todd) in the year 1958.
Mar 22 Michael Todd, producer (Around the World in 80 Days), dies at 56 on this day in history.
Mar 22 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR on this day in history.
Mar 23 First launching of simulated Polaris missile from submerged tactical launcher facility off CA on this day in history.
Mar 23 Florian Znaniecki, Polish/US sociologist/philosopher, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Mar 24 In the year 1958 elvis Presley joins the army (serial number 53310761)
Mar 25 Emerson Whithorne, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Mar 25 Sugar Ray Robinson is first boxing champion to win 5 times in the year 1958.
Mar 25 In the year 1958 west German parliament desires German atomic weapons
Mar 26 30th Academy Awards-"Bridge on the River Kwai", Alec Guinness &Joanne Woodward win in the year 1958.