On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1958

Historical Events

  • Ceylon emergency crisis proclaimed
  • Union Square, San Francisco becomes state historical landmark
  • US performs nuclear test at Enwetak (atmospheric tests)

Famous Birthdays

  • Margaret Colin, American actress (Independence Day, Three Men & a Baby), born in Brooklyn, New York
1958 Highlights

About May 26, 1958

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

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini