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
Born in 1958

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Revel, (nĂ© Glaser), Latvian-American film score composer (Sitting Pretty; Gay Divorcee), dies from a cerebral hemorrhage at 52
1958 Highlights

About November 3, 1958

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: It's Only Make Believe - Conway Twitty
  • UK #1 Song: It's All In The Game - Tommy Edwards