On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1958

Historical Events

  • 3rd Eurovision Song Contest: Andre Claveau for France wins singing "Dors, mon amour" in Hilversum
  • British Empire Day is renamed "Commonwealth Day"

Famous Deaths

  • Princess Ingeborg of Sweden, wife of Prince Carl, Duke of Västergötland, dies at 79
1958 Highlights

About March 12, 1958

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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