What Happened on October 16, 1958

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Benjamin Britten's "Nocturne," premieres
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Eleftheria Arvanitaki, Greek singer
  • Tim Robbins, actor (Bull Durham, Shawshank Redemption), born in West Covina, California