On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1958

Historical Events

  • US Navy launches Vanguard 1 into orbit (2nd US), measures Earth shape

Famous Birthdays

  • Pat Bolland, Canadian Broadcaster
1958 Highlights

About March 17, 1958

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces