What Happened on June 14, 1958

Historical Events

  • British parachutists lands on Cyprus

US Golf Open

US Open Men's Golf, Southern Hills CC: Native Oklahoman Tommy Bolt wins his only major championship, 4 strokes ahead of 22-year old South African Gary Player

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian David Willis, American rock drummer (Quarterflash - "Harden My Heart"), born in Portland, Oregon

Eric Heiden (65 years old)

American speed skater (5 Olympic gold medals 1980), born in Madison, Wisconsin

Born in 1958

Famous Weddings

Nelson Mandela & Winnie Mandela

Nelson Mandela weds Winnie Madikizela

About June 14, 1958

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Who's Sorry Now - Connie Francis