On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1958

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • USSR reduces army to 300,000

Famous Birthdays

  • Donna Rice Hughes, American author & speaker, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Peter Mokaba, South African politician (South African Youth Congress), born in Pietersburg, South Africa

Famous Deaths

  • Petru Groza, premier/president (Romania, 1945-58), dies at 74