On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1958

Historical Events

  • Dutch Reformed Church accepts women ministers
  • Foundation Praemium Erasmianum (Erasmus Prize) established
  • US Federal judge rules race separation must end in 2½ years in Little Rock, Arkansas

Famous Deaths

  • Edvard Armas Jarnefeldt, composer, dies at 88
1958 Highlights

About June 23, 1958

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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