On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1958

Historical Events

  • 50" snow across the Mason-Dixon line
  • Clandestine Burasi Bizim Radio (communist) begins transmitting
  • Greek Clandestine Radio (communist), Voice of Truth 1st transmission

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestHolly Hunter

Holly Hunter, American actress (Broadcast News, The Piano), born in Conyers, Georgia

Actress Holly Hunter
Actress
Holly Hunter
  • Phil Anderson, Australian cyclist
  • Rickey Jackson, NFL defensive end (SF 49ers)
1958 Highlights

About March 20, 1958

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 4 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces