Birthdays in History in October 1958

  • Oct 5 Brent W Jett Jr, Pontiac Mich, Lt Cmdr USN/astronaut (STS 72, sk:81)
  • Oct 5 AndrĂ© Kuipers, Dutch astronaut
  • Oct 6 Joseph Finder, American novelist
  • Oct 8 Steve Coll, American journalist
  • Oct 10 John M Grunsfeld, PhD/astronaut (STS 67, 81), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Oct 13 Maria Cantwell, (Rep-D-Washington)
  • Oct 20 Lynn Flewelling, American fantasy author
  • Oct 23 Michael Eric Dyson, American activist, professor, author
  • Oct 27 Lee Carter, Alabama Judge of the 25th Judicial Circuit
  • Oct 29 David Remnick, American writer and editor of The New Yorker