February 3, 1958 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Royal Teens' "Short Shorts" enters Top 40 chart & peaks at #3

Birthdays in History

  • Joe Frank Edwards Jr, Cmdr USN/astronaut (STS 89), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • N. Gregory Mankiw, American economist

Deaths in History

  • Henry Kuttner, sci-fi author (Dark World, As You Were), dies at 42
  • Johannes F Buziau, Dutch cabaret performer, dies at 81