On This Day

What Happened on April 10, 1958

Historical Events

  • Northern strip of Spanish Sahara ceded to Morocco

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Bell, British engineer and Chief Technical Officer of the Renault Formula One team, born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Errollyn Wallen, British contemporary classical composer (Mighty River; Carbon 12), born in Belize, British Honduras
  • Yefim Bronfman, Russian-born Israeli-American concert pianist, born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan

Famous Deaths

  • Chuck Willis, rocker, dies at 30
1958 Highlights

About April 10, 1958

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries