Historical Events In 1958
Thursday, 24 June 2021
Mar 26 In the year 1958 phil Mead, cricketer (55061 1st-class runs 1905-36), dies
Mar 26 In the year 1958 uS Army launches America's third successful satellite, "Explorer III"
Mar 27 CBS Labs announce new stereophonic records in the year 1958.
Mar 27 In the year 1958 havana Hilton opens
Mar 27 On this day in history nikita Khrushchev becomes Soviet premier & first Secretary of Communist Party
Mar 28 On this day in history chuck Klein, Phila Phillie HR hitter, dies at 53
Mar 29 In the year 1958 uS Ladies Figure Skating Championship won by Carol Heiss
Mar 29 US Men's Figure Skating Championship won by David Jenkins on this day in history.
Mar 31 On this day in history uS Navy forms atomic sub division
Mar 31 USSR suspends nuclear weapons tests, and urges US and Britain to do same on this day in history.
Apr 02 In the year 1958 antillean Brewery (Amstel beer) opens
Apr 02 Last load of bitumen on Pacific Highway between Sydney and Brisbane is laid 18km south of Taree, NSW in the year 1958.
Apr 02 National Advisory Council on Aeronautics renamed NASA in the year 1958.
Apr 02 In the year 1958 wind speed reaches 450 kph in tornado, Wichita Falls, TX (record)
Apr 03 In the year 1958 "Say, Darling" opens at ANTA Theater NYC for 332 performances
Apr 03 Fidel Castro's rebels attacked Havana on this day in history.
Apr 03 Theodor Kramer, writer, dies on this day in history.
Apr 04 1st march against nuclear weapons (Aldermaston England) in the year 1958.
Apr 04 EugŠne Ionesco's "Tueur sans Gages" premieres in Darmstadt on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1958 hendrik Heyman, Belgian minister of Nijverheid/mayor, dies at 78
Apr 05 In the year 1958 jozef Brems, Flemish apostole vicar of Denmark, dies at 87
Apr 05 Ripple Rock, an underwater threat to navigation in the Seymour Narrows in Canada is destroyed in one of the largest non-nuclear controlled explosions of the time in the year 1958.
Apr 06 In the year 1958 arnold Palmer wins first major golf tournament-the Masters
Apr 07 Dodgers erect 42-foot screen in left field at LA Coliseum to cut down on home runs, since it is only 250 feet down the line in the year 1958.
Apr 07 In the year 1958 judge Jackson, composer, dies at 75
Apr 10 Chuck Willis, rocker, dies at 30 in the year 1958.
Apr 10 In the year 1958 northern strip of Spanish Sahara ceded to Morocco
Apr 11 Brooks Hall in Civic Center dedicated (SF) in the year 1958.
Apr 15 Estelle Taylor, dies at 64 in the year 1958.
Apr 16 In the year 1958 arnold Palmer wins his first Masters golf tournament
Apr 16 On this day in history french govt of Gaillard falls due to Tunisia crisis
Apr 17 Brussel's (Belgium) World Fair opens in the year 1958.
Apr 18 Maurice-Gustave Gamelin, French generalissmo (WW I, WW II), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Apr 20 On this day in history buses replace Key System trains at 3 AM