On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1958

Historical Events

  • KVIQ TV channel 6 in Eureka, CA (NBC/ABC/CBS) begins broadcasting
  • Marshal Nikolai Bulganin becomes director of Soviet State Bank

Famous Birthdays

  • D. Boon, American musician d. (1985)
  • Toni Innauer, Austrian ski jumper (Olympic gold individual normal hill 1980; silver long hill 1976), born in Bezau, Austria
1958 Highlights

About April 1, 1958

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries