On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1958

Historical Events

  • "Goldilocks" opens at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC for 161 performances
  • 2nd US Moon probe, Pioneer 1, reaches 113,810 km, falls back

Famous Deaths

  • Johannes R. Becher, German writer and politician, dies at 67
1958 Highlights

About October 11, 1958

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra