On This Day

What Happened on July 7, 1958

Historical Events

  • England cricket batsman Arthur Milton scores an unbeaten 104 in his Test debut, drawn 3rd Test v NZ at Headingley

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Eisenhower signed a bill approving Alaskan statehood

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • William Shea outlines plans for a $12M stadium at Flushing Meadows NY

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Marx, American foil and epee fencer (Olympic-84, 88, 92, 96), born in Portland, Oregon

Famous Deaths

  • Raymond Hackett, American husband of Blanche Sweet and actor (Faithless Lover), dies at 55
1958 Highlights

About July 7, 1958

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 62 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer