What Happened on January 3, 1958

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Edmund Hillary reaches South Pole overland

Mountaineer and Explorer Edmund Hillary
Mountaineer and Explorer
Edmund Hillary
  • Lindsay Kline takes a hat-trick v South Africa at Cape Town
  • The West Indies Federation is formed.

Famous Birthdays

  • Shim Hyung-rae, South Korean filmmaker