On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1958

Historical Events

  • Southern Pacific Bay ferries stop running in San Francisco

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Eisenhower signs into law National Aeronautics and Space Act of 1958

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Famous Deaths

  • Charles O'Malley, actor in silent westerns (Iron Horse), dies at 61
1958 Highlights

About July 29, 1958

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo