On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1958

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Israeli navy inaugrates its first submarine
  • NY Yankees appear in 9 & win 7 of last 10 World Series
  • NY Yankees beat Braves 4 games to 3 in 55th World Series

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Jourgensen, Cuban-American musician (Ministry), born in Havana, Cuba
  • Michael ParĂ©, American actor (Eddie and the Cruisers), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Pius XII, [Eugenio Pacelli], Pope (1939-58), dies at 82