What Happened on January 18, 1958

Historical Events

  • Willie O’Ree is the 1st African-American to appear in the NHL, making his debut for the Boston Bruins in a 3-0 victory in Montreal

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeffrey N Williams, United States Army officer & NASA astronaut, born in Village of Superior, Wisconsin
  • Larry Smith, American NBA player, born in Rolling Fork, Mississippi
1958 Highlights

About January 18, 1958

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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

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