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), born in Rome, Georgia
  • Toyah Wilcox, English singer ("I Want to Be Free"), actress, and Mrs. Robert Fripp, born in Birmingham, England
Born in 1958
1958 Highlights

About May 18, 1958

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 65 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Who's Sorry Now - Connie Francis