What Happened on June 29, 1958

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

FIFA World Cup Final: Vavá & Pelé each score 2 goals as Brazil beats Sweden 5-2 in Stockholm, Sweden

Brazilian Football Legend Pele
Brazilian Football Legend

Famous Birthdays

  • Leslie Browne, American ballerina (Turning Point), born in NYC, New York
  • Richard Mettee, horse trainer
  • Rosa Mota, Portuguese marathon runner (Olympic gold 1988), born in Porto, Portugal

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Spencelayh, English painter (Why War), dies at 92