On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1958

Historical Events

  • 1st domestic (NY-Miami) passenger jet flight-National 707 flew 111
  • U of Pitts agrees to buy Forbes Field from the Pirates

Famous Birthdays

  • John J. York, American actor (Mac Scorpio-General Hospital), born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Adolfo Camarillo, American horse breeder (b.1864)
  • Juliane Gabriels, Flemish physician (Artus Quellin), dies at 72
1958 Highlights

About December 10, 1958

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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