What Happened on June 28, 1958

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Brazil becomes world soccer champ in Sweden
  • Nancy Ramey swims world record 100m (1:09.6)

Famous Birthdays

  • Sergei Shakrai, USSR, figure skater (Olympic silver 1980)

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Noyes, British poet/essayist (Robin Hood), dies at 77
  • George Gunn, cricketer (15 Tests for England), dies at 50