On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1958

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

French Premier Charles de Gaulle says Algeria will always be French

French President Charles de Gaulle
French President
Charles de Gaulle
  • 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? 62 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini