On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1958

Historical Events

  • 11th Cannes Film Festival: "The Cranes Are Flying" directed by Mikhail Kalatozov wins the Palme d'Or

Famous Birthdays

  • Ray Donaldson, NFL center (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Toyah Wilcox, rocker (I Want to Be Free), born in Birmingham, England
1958 Highlights

About May 18, 1958

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus