What Happened on February 7, 1958

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 Latin-pop, folk, and Mariachi vocalist (Maria Bonita), born in Mexico City, Mexico
  • Matt Ridley, British science writer
  • Michele Drake, playmate (May, 1979), born in La Jolla, California

Famous Deaths

  • Betty MacDonald [nee Bard], American humor writer (The Egg and I), dies of cancer at 50
  • Walter Kingsford, British actor (Carefree, My Favorite Blonde), dies at 76
1958 Highlights

About February 7, 1958

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius

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