On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1958

Historical Events

  • Nellie Fox sets record for consecutive games without striking out (98)

Famous Birthdays

  • Scott Hamilton, American figure skater (Olympic gold 1984), born in Bowling Green, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Nikolay Semyonovich Golovanov, composer, dies at 67
1958 Highlights

About August 28, 1958

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo