On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1958

Historical Events

  • Gian Carlo Menotti's musical drama "Maria Golovin" closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 5 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Byron, American composer and clarinetist, born in The Bronx, New York
  • Terry Lee Miall, British rock drummer (Adam & The Ants), born in London, England
1958 Highlights

About November 8, 1958

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 63 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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