On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1958

Historical Events

  • USSR performs nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Mapple, English water skier (World Slalom C'ship 1981, 89, 95, 97, 99, 2001), born in Lytham, Lancashire (d. 2015)
  • Brady Hoke, American college football coach (San Diego State, Michigan), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Derrike Cope, American auto racer and team owner (Daytona 500 1990), born in San Diego, California

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Revel, American film score composer (Sitting Pretty, Gay Divorcee), dies
1958 Highlights

About November 3, 1958

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 63 years and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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