On This Day

What Happened on July 22, 1958

Historical Events

  • US performs atmospheric nuclear Test at Bikini Island

Famous Birthdays

  • David Von Erich, American professional wrestler (d. 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Karl Nunes, cricketer (1st WI Test captain 1928), dies
  • Mikhail Zoshchenko, Russian author and satirist, dies at 62
1958 Highlights

About July 22, 1958

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer