What Happened on August 31, 1958

Famous Birthdays

  • David H. Mattheisen, American engineer and astronaut (STS 73 alt), born in Blue Island, Illinois
  • Serge Blanco, French rugby union player (93 tests and 233 points at fullback and wing), nicknamed the "PelĂ© of Rugby", born in Caracas, Venezuela
Born in 1958
1958 Highlights

About August 31, 1958

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (VolarĂ©) - Domenico Modugno
  • UK #1 Song: When - Kalin Twins