On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 1958

Historical Events

  • US Air Force Major Howard Johnson sets world aircraft altitude record in a Lockhead F-104 Starfighter at 27,810 m

Famous Weddings

  • "The Mark of Zorro" actor Tyrone Power (44) weds Debbie Ann Minardos

Famous Deaths

  • Nyogen Senzaki, 1st Zen teacher to reside in USA, dies at 81
1958 Highlights

About May 7, 1958

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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