On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1958

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Nevens, Belgian cyclist

Famous Deaths

  • Ralph Vaughan Williams, English composer (Hugh the Drover), dies at 85
1958 Highlights

About August 26, 1958

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 5 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo