Historical Events In 1958
Wednesday, 10 August 2022
Jun 04 On this day in history m Lichnowsky, writer, dies at 79
Jun 06 On this day in history lily Theresa Strickland, composer, dies at 71
Jun 07 On this day in history 90th Belmont: Pete Anderson aboard Cavan wins in 2:30.2
Jun 07 In the year 1958 roger Hartigan, cricketer (2 Tests for Aust in 1908), dies
Jun 08 In the year 1958 4th LPGA Championship won by Mickey Wright
Jun 09 Robert Donat, actor (Citadel, Goodbye Mr Chips, 39 Steps), dies at 53 in the year 1958.
Jun 15 On this day in history francois de Vries, economist, dies at 74
Jun 16 Jose Pablo Moncayo Garcia, composer, dies at 45 on this day in history.
Jun 18 On this day in history douglas Jardine, cricketer (22 Tests for England), dies
Jun 20 In the year 1958 kurt Alder, German chemist (Nobel 1950), dies
Jun 20 In the year 1958 nZ all out 47 v England at Lord's Laker 4-13, Lock 5-17
Jun 22 Game in KC between A's & Red Sox delayed 29 minutes due to tornado on this day in history.
Jun 22 In the year 1958 game in KC between A's &Red Sox delayed 29 minutes due to tornado
Jun 23 On this day in history dutch Reformed Church accepts women ministers
Jun 23 In the year 1958 edvard Armas Jarnefeldt, composer, dies at 88
Jun 26 On this day in history gaston Eyskens becomes premier of Belgium
Jun 26 On this day in history mackinac Straits Bridge, Michigan dedicated
Jun 26 Martinus Ballings, Flemish jesuit/author (Vocation), dies at 93 in the year 1958.
Jun 26 Vanguard SLV-2 launched for Earth orbit (failed) on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 1958 billy Pierce's perfect game bid broken with 2 outs in 9th
Jun 27 In the year 1958 robert Greig, actor (Devil Doll, Indian Love Call), dies at 78
Jun 28 Alfred Noyes, British poet/essayist (Robin Hood), dies at 77 in the year 1958.
Jun 28 On this day in history 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 C A Milton scores 104* on Test Cricket debut, England v NZ Headingley in the year 1958.
Jul 07 In the year 1958 pres Eisenhower signs Alaska statehood bill
Jul 07 Raymond Hackett, dies at 55 in the year 1958.
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 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 in the year 1958.
Jul 11 Karel Wellens, Flemish painter, dies at 69 on this day in history.