What Happened on September 7, 1958

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

72nd U.S. Women's National Championship: Althea Gibson beats Darlene Hard (3-6, 6-1, 6-2)

Tennis Player Darlene Hard
Tennis Player
Darlene Hard

Sport awardTennis Open

78th U.S. Men's National Championship: Ashley Cooper beats Malcolm Anderson (6-2, 3-6, 4-6, 10-8, 8-6)

Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion Ashley Cooper
Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion
Ashley Cooper

Famous Birthdays

  • D Elmina Davies, filmmaker
  • Nadieh, Dutch singer/guitarist/composer (Haifa Blue)