On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1958

Famous Birthdays

  • Clark Brandon, American actor (Fast Food), born in NYC, New York
  • Dana Strum, American rock bassist (Slaughter-Stick it Live), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Lynn-Holly Johnson, American actress (Ice Castles), born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Ahmed Mukhtar Baban, premier of Iraq, executed
  • Barhanuddin Bashajan, Iraqi minister of Foreign affairs, executed
  • Brand Dirck Ochse, Dutch filmmaker and co-founder (Polygoon), dies at 66
  • Rafiq Aref, Iraqi chief-staff Arabs Statenbond, executed
  • Tim Moore, American actor (Amos 'n' Andy), dies at 71
1958 Highlights

About December 13, 1958

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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