What Happened on June 9, 1958

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Purple People Eater" by Sheb Wooley hits #1

Event of interestEvent of Interest

HM Queen Elizabeth II officially opens London Gatwick Airport, (LGW), Crawley, West Sussex, United Kingdom.

Queen of the United Kingdom Elizabeth II
Queen of the United Kingdom
Elizabeth II

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Michael Santini, Mass, murderer (FBI Most Wanted List)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Robert Donat, actor (Citadel, Goodbye Mr Chips, 39 Steps), dies at 53