On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1958

Historical Events


Sport awardLPGA Championship

LPGA Championship, Churchill Valley CC: Mickey Wright wins first of 13 major titles by 6 strokes from Fay Crocker

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright

Famous Birthdays

  • Keenan Ivory Wayans, American comedian (In Living Color), born in NYC, New York

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Author and a science pioneer in the semiconductor industry Andrew Grove (21) weds Eva Kastan

Semiconductor Pioneer and CEO of Intel Andrew Grove
Semiconductor Pioneer and CEO of Intel
Andrew Grove

1958 Highlights

About June 8, 1958

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini