On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1958

Historical Events

  • Anti-Chinese uprising in Tibet

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Berry, American drummer (R.E.M., 1980-97 - "Losing My Religion"; "Stand"), born in Duluth, Minnesota
  • Mark Cuban, American businessman and basketball team owner (NBA's Dallas Mavericks), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Wallace Kurth, American actor (Days of Our Lives, General Hospital), born in Billings, Montana

Famous Deaths

  • Eino Kaila, Finnish psychologist and philosopher, dies at 67
1958 Highlights

About July 31, 1958

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo