What Happened on March 5, 1958

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Explorer 2 fails to reach Earth orbit
  • KDUH TV channel 4 in Scottsbluff-Hay Spring, NB (ABC) 1st broadcast

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestAndy Gibb

Andy Gibb, British singer-songwriter, performer and teen idol (Bee Gees-I Just Want to Be Your Everything), born in Manchester, England (d. 1988)

Singer and TV Host Andy Gibb
Singer and TV Host
Andy Gibb
  • William "Bill" Timoney, American actor, voice actor, director, script writer and producer (Addicted to Love, All My Children), born in Teaneck, New Jersey