What Happened on August 4, 1958

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Dumont TV Network crumbles

Famous Birthdays

  • Allison Hedge Coke, American poet and writer
  • Greg Foster, Maywood Ill, 110m hurdler (Olympic-silver-1984)
  • Kym Karath, American actress
  • Mary Decker Tabb Slaney, NJ, olympic track star (mile record 4:16.71)

Famous Deaths

  • Ethel Anderson, Australian poet (b. 1883)