Historical Events In 1958
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Jun 04 M Lichnowsky, writer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 1958 lily Theresa Strickland, composer, dies at 71
Jun 07 90th Belmont: Pete Anderson aboard Cavan wins in 2:30.2 in the year 1958.
Jun 07 Roger Hartigan, cricketer (2 Tests for Aust in 1908), dies on this day in history.
Jun 08 4th LPGA Championship won by Mickey Wright on this day in history.
Jun 09 Robert Donat, actor (Citadel, Goodbye Mr Chips, 39 Steps), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Jun 15 Francois de Vries, economist, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jun 16 Jose Pablo Moncayo Garcia, composer, dies at 45 in the year 1958.
Jun 18 On this day in history douglas Jardine, cricketer (22 Tests for England), dies
Jun 20 Kurt Alder, German chemist (Nobel 1950), dies on this day in history.
Jun 20 In the year 1958 nZ all out 47 v England at Lord's Laker 4-13, Lock 5-17
Jun 22 On this day in history game in KC between A's & Red Sox delayed 29 minutes due to tornado
Jun 22 Game in KC between A's &Red Sox delayed 29 minutes due to tornado on this day in history.
Jun 23 Dutch Reformed Church accepts women ministers on this day in history.
Jun 23 On this day in history edvard Armas Jarnefeldt, composer, dies at 88
Jun 26 On this day in history gaston Eyskens becomes premier of Belgium
Jun 26 In the year 1958 mackinac Straits Bridge, Michigan dedicated
Jun 26 In the year 1958 martinus Ballings, Flemish jesuit/author (Vocation), dies at 93
Jun 26 On this day in history vanguard SLV-2 launched for Earth orbit (failed)
Jun 27 In the year 1958 billy Pierce's perfect game bid broken with 2 outs in 9th
Jun 27 Robert Greig, actor (Devil Doll, Indian Love Call), dies at 78 in the year 1958.
Jun 28 Alfred Noyes, British poet/essayist (Robin Hood), dies at 77 in the year 1958.
Jun 28 In the year 1958 brazil becomes world soccer champ in Sweden
Jun 29 In the year 1958 brazil beats Sweden 5-2 in soccer's 6th World Cup at Stockholm
Jul 01 In the year 1958 apie [Adrian P] Prince, Dutch writer (I Go Me Own Way), dies
Jul 03 On this day in history "The Andy Williams Show" premiers on ABC (later on CBS & NBC)
Jul 04 On this day in history adolf Herckenrath, Flemish playwright/poet (Avondvlam), dies at 79
Jul 06 Alaska becomes the 49th state on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1958 c A Milton scores 104* on Test Cricket debut, England v NZ Headingley
Jul 07 On this day in history pres Eisenhower signs Alaska statehood bill
Jul 07 In the year 1958 raymond Hackett, dies at 55
Jul 09 In the year 1958 giant splash caused by fall of 90 million tons of rock & ice into Lituya Bay, Alaska washes 1,800 feet up the mountain
Jul 10 On this day in history in the Lituya Bay, Alaska an 8.3 event caused amassive rockslide at the head of Lituya Bay caused water to surge about 530 meters, generating a "gravity wave" that swept out of the bay. A fishing boat anchored in Anchorage Cove was carried in front of the largest wave crest, and those onboard estimated they cleared La Chaussee Spit (at the mouth of Lituya Bay) by 30 meters or more. Two people on another fishing boat disappeared after being caught in the huge wave
Jul 11 Karel Wellens, Flemish painter, dies at 69 in the year 1958.