October 5, 1958 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

Birthdays in History

  • AndrĂ© Kuipers, Dutch astronaut
  • Brent W Jett Jr, Pontiac Mich, Lt Cmdr USN/astronaut (STS 72, sk:81)