On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1958

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Detroit Tigers pitcher Jim Bunning no-hits Boston Red Sox, 3-0
  • King Hussein of Jordan breaks off diplomatic relations with UAR
  • PGA Championship Men's Golf, Llanerch CC: Dow Finsterwald wins 1st PGA C'ship held in current stroke play format; wins by 2 from Billy Casper

Famous Birthdays

  • Mick MacNeil, Scottish musician (Simple Minds), born on the Isle of Barra

Famous Deaths

  • Franklin Pangborn, American actor (My Best Gal, Hats Off, Easy Living), dies at 69