What Happened on March 5, 1958

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Explorer 2 fails to reach Earth orbit
  • KDUH TV channel 4 in Scottsbluff-Hay Spring, NB (ABC) 1st broadcast

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Andy Gibb, singer/TV host (Solid Gold), born in Manchester, England

Singer and TV Host Andy Gibb
Singer and TV Host
Andy Gibb
  • Bill Timoney, TV commercial actor (Addicted to Love)