What Happened on October 17, 1958

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Jackson, Newnan Ga, country singer (Here in the Real World)
  • Blaine McCallister, American PGA golfer (1989 Honda Classic), born in Fort Stockton, Texas
  • France ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympics 1998), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Gianmaria Testa, Italian singer-songwriter, born in Cavallermaggiore (d. 2016)
  • Gig Gangel Harlingen TX, playmate (Jan, 1980)

Famous Deaths

  • C L Townsend, cricketer (2 Tests for England 1899), dies
  • Paul Outerbridge, American photographer (b. 1896)