What Happened on February 23, 1958

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 5-time world driving champion Juan Fangio kidnapped by Cuban rebels
  • Arturo Frondizi elected President of Argentina
  • Last Municipal arc light, Mission & 25th removed (installed in 1913)
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • David Sylvian, vocal/guitar (Sylvian Sylvian, Japan-Adolescent Sex)
  • Lorraine Michaels, Canterbury England, playmate (April, 1981)
  • Ria Brieffies, Dutch vocalist (Dolly Dots)