On This Day

What Happened on June 4, 1958

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

French premier Charles de Gaulle arrives in Algiers

French President Charles de Gaulle
French President
Charles de Gaulle
  • San Francisco Giants Hank Sauer and Bob Schmidt are first in NL history to hit consecutive pinch-hit HRs in 10-9 win over the Milwaukee Braves

Famous Birthdays

  • Julie Gholson, American actress (Where the Lilies Bloom), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Tony Pigott, English cricketer (England pace bowler in a Test v NZ 1984), born in Fulham, London, England

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Blues musician B.B. King (32) weds his second wife Sue Hall

Blues Musician B.B. King
Blues Musician
B.B. King

Famous Deaths

  • Mechtilde Lichnowsky, German writer, dies at 79
1958 Highlights

About June 4, 1958

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 62 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini