On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1958

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestAnnette Bening

Annette Bening, American actress (Grifters, Bugsy, American Beauty), born in Topeka, Kansas

  • Ivar Sisniega, Mexican pentathlete, politician (Sports Minister 1994-2000), born in Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA
  • Uwe Rapolder, German soccer midfielder, coach (1. FC Köln), born in Hausen an der Zaber, Germany
  • Willem Holleeder, Dutch criminal

Famous Deaths

  • Juan Ramon Jiménez, Spanish poet (Nobel 1956), dies at 76
1958 Highlights

About May 29, 1958

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 2 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini