On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1958

Historical Events

  • 6th British Empire Games and Commonwealth Games open in Cardiff, Wales

Famous Birthdays

  • Margo Vliegenthart, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (PvdA), born in Utrecht, Netherlands
  • Nigel Twist, British rock drummer (Alarm-In the Summertime), born in Manchester

Famous Deaths

  • John Gobau, Flemish actor (Electricity, Hostage Rights, The Cross-Patch), dies at 67
1958 Highlights

About July 18, 1958

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer