On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1958

Historical Events

  • Game in KC between A's & Red Sox delayed 29 minutes due to tornado
  • LPGA Western Open Women's Golf, Kahkwa CC: Patty Berg wins back-to-back WO titles; beats runner-up Beverly Hanson by 4 strokes

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Campbell, American actor/producer/director (Army of Darkness, Evil Dead II), born in Birmingham, Michigan
  • Ruby Turner, Jamacaian-British rock singer ("No Where to Run"), born in Montego Bay, Jamaica

Famous Weddings

Elgin Baylor

NBA forward Elgin Baylor (23) weds Ruby Saunder at Mt Olive Baptist Church in Washington, D.C.

1958 Highlights

About June 22, 1958

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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