On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1958

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Charles de Gaulle wins 7 year term as 1st President of 5th Rep of France

French President Charles de Gaulle
French President
Charles de Gaulle

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Ingrid Bergman (43) weds producer Lars Schmidt


Famous Deaths

  • H. B. Warner, British actor (Sunset Boulevard, The King of Kings), dies at 83
  • Lion Feuchtwanger, philosopher/writer (Der falsche Nero), dies at 74
1958 Highlights

About December 21, 1958

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius