On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 1958

Historical Events

  • LPGA Titleholders Championship Women's Golf, Augusta CC: Beverly Hanson wins by 5 strokes ahead of Betty Dodd

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestJorge Ramos

Jorge Ramos, Mexican TV anchor, born in Mexico City

News Anchor Jorge Ramos
News Anchor
Jorge Ramos
  • Kate Worley, American comic book writer (Omaha the Cat Dancer), born in Belleville, Illinois (d. 2004)

Famous Deaths

  • Leon Cadore, American baseball pitcher (pitched all of 26 inning game), dies at 65
1958 Highlights

About March 16, 1958

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces