Historical Events In 1958
Thursday, 24 June 2021
Feb 22 On this day in history egypt & Syria form United Arab Republic (UAR)
Feb 22 Indonesian air force bombs Padang, Sumatra/Menado, Celebes on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history 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 Arturo Frondizi elected President of Argentina on this day in history.
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 Fernand Baldensperger [Fernand Baldenne], French poet, dies at 86 on this day in history.
Feb 27 Harry Cohn, CEO (Columbia Pictures), dies of a heart attack in the year 1958.
Feb 27 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
Feb 28 West Indies 1-504 in reply to Pakistan 328, day 3 of 3rd Test Cricket in the year 1958.
Mar 01 In the year 1958 gary Sobers 365 vs Pakistan, 614 minutes, 38 fours, best Cricket before Lara
Mar 01 On this day in history giacomo Balla, Italian painter, dies at 86
Mar 01 Sobers completes 446 stand for 2nd wicket with Conrad Hunte, 260 on this day in history.
Mar 01 West Indies cricket declare at stumps score of 3-790 declare vs Pakistan on this day in history.
Mar 02 On this day in history antartic crossed for the first time by Dr Vivian Fuchs
Mar 02 The first surface crossing of Antarctic continent is completed in 99 days on this day in history.
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 The birth of Miranda Richardson, English actress in the year 1958.
Mar 04 Albert Kuyle, [Lou Kuitenbrouwer], writer (Jesus' Carpet), dies at 54 in the year 1958.
Mar 05 Explorer 2 fails to reach Earth orbit on this day in history.
Mar 07 Chicago Cardinals announce they will play their 1958 opener in Buffalo in the year 1958.
Mar 07 Commissioning of USS Grayback, first submarine built from keel up with guided missile capability, to fire Regulus II missile on this day in history.
Mar 07 In the year 1958 major Howard Johnson, USAF, sets aircraft altitude record in F-104 (Lockheed Starfighter), 27,810 meters
Mar 08 Josephina OFF "Frieda" Herberich, actress (Salontiroler), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Mar 08 Silky Sullivan comes from 40 lengths back to win by 3 at Santa Anita on this day in history.
Mar 08 In the year 1958 william Faulkner says US schools degenerated to become babysitters
Mar 09 In the year 1958 george Yardley (Pistons) is 1st NBAer to score 2,000 points in season
Mar 11 On this day in history 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 Govt troops land in Sumatra Indonesia on this day in history.
Mar 14 On this day in history eugeen Van de Velde, Flemish musicologist/critic/composer, dies at 64