On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1958

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • USSR lends Egypt 400 million rubles to build Aswan Dam

Famous Birthdays

  • Mathilde Santing, Dutch rock singer (Breast & Brow)

Famous Deaths

  • Esther Delterne, Flemish actress/revue-artists, dies at 81
  • Martin Shaw, English composer, dies at 83