What Happened on October 17, 1958

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Jackson, American country singer (Here in the Real World), born in Newnan, Georgia
  • Blaine McCallister, American PGA golfer (1989 Honda Classic), born in Fort Stockton, Texas
  • Gianmaria Testa, Italian singer-songwriter, born in Cavallermaggiore (d. 2016)
  • Gig Gangel Harlingen TX, playmate (Jan, 1980)
  • Howard Alden, American jazz guitarist (George Van Eps), born in Newport Beach

Famous Deaths

  • Charlie Townsend, English cricketer (2 Tests for England 1899), dies at 81
  • Paul Outerbridge, American photographer, dies at 63