What Happened on July 1, 1958

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation links television broadcasting across Canada via microwave.

Famous Birthdays

  • Nancy Lieberman Cline, WNBA guard (Phoenix Mercury) (Olympic silver 76), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Apie [Adrian P] Prince, Dutch writer (I Go Me Own Way), dies
  • Harry Nicholls Holmes, American chemist (crystallized vitamin A), dies at 78
  • Rudolf von Laban, Czech/Ger choreographer (modern dance), dies at 78