Historical Events In 1958
Thursday, 24 June 2021
Jun 04 M Lichnowsky, writer, dies at 79 in the year 1958.
Jun 06 Lily Theresa Strickland, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1958.
Jun 08 On this day in history 4th LPGA Championship won by Mickey Wright
Jun 09 Robert Donat, actor (Citadel, Goodbye Mr Chips, 39 Steps), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1958 francois de Vries, economist, dies at 74
Jun 16 Jose Pablo Moncayo Garcia, composer, dies at 45 in the year 1958.
Jun 18 Douglas Jardine, cricketer (22 Tests for England), dies on this day in history.
Jun 20 Kurt Alder, German chemist (Nobel 1950), dies on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history 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 in the year 1958.
Jun 23 Dutch Reformed Church accepts women ministers in the year 1958.
Jun 23 Edvard Armas Jarnefeldt, composer, dies at 88 on this day in history.
Jun 26 Gaston Eyskens becomes premier of Belgium in the year 1958.
Jun 26 On this day in history mackinac Straits Bridge, Michigan dedicated
Jun 26 In the year 1958 martinus Ballings, Flemish jesuit/author (Vocation), dies at 93
Jun 26 Vanguard SLV-2 launched for Earth orbit (failed) on this day in history.
Jun 27 Billy Pierce's perfect game bid broken with 2 outs in 9th in the year 1958.
Jun 27 In the year 1958 robert Greig, actor (Devil Doll, Indian Love Call), dies at 78
Jun 28 On this day in history alfred Noyes, British poet/essayist (Robin Hood), dies at 77
Jun 28 In the year 1958 brazil becomes world soccer champ in Sweden
Jun 29 On this day in history brazil beats Sweden 5-2 in soccer's 6th World Cup at Stockholm
Jul 01 Apie [Adrian P] Prince, Dutch writer (I Go Me Own Way), dies in the year 1958.
Jul 03 "The Andy Williams Show" premiers on ABC (later on CBS & NBC) in the year 1958.
Jul 04 In the year 1958 adolf Herckenrath, Flemish playwright/poet (Avondvlam), dies at 79
Jul 06 On this day in history alaska becomes the 49th state
Jul 07 On this day in history 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 Giant splash caused by fall of 90 million tons of rock & ice into Lituya Bay, Alaska washes 1,800 feet up the mountain on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1958 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 On this day in history karel Wellens, Flemish painter, dies at 69