January 4, 1958 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sir Edmund Hillary reaches the South Pole

Mountaineer and Explorer Edmund Hillary
Mountaineer and Explorer
Edmund Hillary
  • Sputnik 1 reenters atmosphere & burns up

Deaths in History

  • Waverley John Anderson, Scot, viscount/governor of Bengal, dies at 75