On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1958

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st showing of Dutch auto-transmission car, the DAF 600
  • Dodgers officially become the Los Angeles Dodgers, Inc

Famous Birthdays

  • Manuel Mijares, Mexican spanish vocalist (Maria Bonita)
  • Matt Ridley, British science writer
  • Michele Drake, La Jolplaymate (May, 1979), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Kingsford, British actor (Carefree, My Favorite Blonde), dies at 76