On This Day

What Happened on June 4, 1958

Day of the Week: Wednesday

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
  • SF Giants Hank Sauer & B Schmidt are 2nd to hit consecutive pinch HRs

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