Historical Events In 1958
Thursday, 06 October 2022
Oct 04 In the year 1958 transatlantic comercial jet passenger service began (BOAC)
Oct 05 On this day in history kRTV TV channel 3 in Great Falls, MT (CBS) begins broadcasting
Oct 07 US manned space-flight project renamed Project Mercury in the year 1958.
Oct 08 Braves Eddie Mathews strikes out for World Series record 11th time in the year 1958.
Oct 09 Pius XII, [Eugenio Pacelli], Pope (1939-58), dies at 82 in the year 1958.
Oct 09 Pope Pius XII dies, 19 years after elevation to the papacy on this day in history.
Oct 10 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
Oct 11 "Goldilocks" opens at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC for 161 performances in the year 1958.
Oct 11 In the year 1958 2nd US Moon probe, Pioneer 1, reaches 113,810 km, falls back
Oct 11 J R Becher, writer, dies at 67 in the year 1958.
Oct 12 Ed Hinton, actor (Henderson-I Lived 3 Lives), dies at 30 on this day in history.
Oct 13 Alexander Moiseyevich Veprik, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Oct 13 In the year 1958 burial of Eugenio Pacelli, Pope Pius XII on the 41st anniversary of the "Miracle of the Sun".
Oct 14 On this day in history jean Poveigh, composer, dies at 82
Oct 14 Malagasy Republic becomes autonomous republic in French Community on this day in history.
Oct 15 On this day in history jack Mason, cricketer (England all-rounder v Australia 1897-98), dies
Oct 15 In the year 1958 tunisia drops diplomatic relations with Egypt
Oct 16 On this day in history benjamin Britten's "Nocturne," premieres
Oct 17 C L Townsend, cricketer (2 Tests for England 1899), dies on this day in history.
Oct 19 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
Oct 21 1st women in English House of Lords in the year 1958.
Oct 23 On this day in history de Gaulle offers Algerians defiance "peace of the brave"
Oct 23 In the year 1958 soviet novelist Boris Pasternak, wins Nobel Prize for Literature
Oct 23 In the year 1958 uSSR lends money to UAR to build Aswan High Dam
Oct 24 Esther Delterne, Flemish actress/revue-artists, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Oct 24 USS Kleinsmith (APD-134) evacuates U.S. nationals from Nicaro, Cuba on this day in history.
Oct 24 In the year 1958 uSSR lends Egypt 400 million rubles to build Aswan Dam
Oct 26 Pan Am flies its first Boeing 707 jetliner from New York to Paris in eight hours, 41 minutes on this day in history.
Oct 26 In the year 1958 panAm flies 1st transatlantic jet trip-NY to Paris
Oct 27 In the year 1958 frederik Gerretson [Geerten Gossaert], historian/poet/politician, dies at 74
Oct 27 In the year 1958 gen Ayub Khan succeeds Iskander Mirza as president of Pakistan
Oct 28 In the year 1958 angelo Giuseppe Roncalli is elected Pope; he takes the name John XXIII.
Oct 28 Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli, elected Pope, taking name John XXIII in the year 1958.
Oct 29 On this day in history boris Pasternak refuses Nobel prize for literature