On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1958

Historical Events

  • Potter Stewart appointed to US Supreme Court
  • US manned space-flight project renamed Project Mercury

Famous Birthdays

  • Judy Landers, American actress (BJ & the Bear, Madame's Place), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1958 Highlights

About October 7, 1958

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra