On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1958

Historical Events

  • Jordan and Iraq dissolve their Arab Federation, after 3 months

Famous Birthdays

  • Arshad Ayub, Indian cricketer (Indian off-spinner of the late 1980's), born in Hyderabad, India
  • Chi Chia-wei, Taiwanese gay rights activist, born in Taiwan
1958 Highlights

About August 2, 1958

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo