What Happened on December 19, 1958

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


CommunicationHistoric Communication

1st radio broadcast from space, US President Dwight D. Eisenhower Christmas message "to all mankind, America's wish for peace on Earth and goodwill to men everywhere"

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Famous Birthdays

  • Iqbal Sikander, cricketer (Pakistan leg-spinner 1992 World Cup)
  • Limahl, British rocker (Kajagoogoo-Too Shy)
  • Rick Pearson, Nike golfer (1990 Yuma Open), born in Marianna, Florida