On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1958

Historical Events

Historic Event

French Prime Minister Charles de Gaulle says Algeria will always be French

  • Ozzie Virgil is 1st black to play as a Tiger

Famous Deaths

  • Lily Strickland, American composer and artist, dies at 71
1958 Highlights

About June 6, 1958

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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