On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1958

Historical Events

  • Dahomey (Benin), Ivory Coast become autonomous within French Community
  • Finnish government of Fagerholm resigns

Famous Birthdays

  • Sergei Starikov, Russian ice hockey defenceman and coach (Olympics gold 1984, 88; silver 1980; New Jersey Devils), born in Chelyabinsk, Russia
1958 Highlights

About December 4, 1958

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius