On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 1958

Historical Events

  • St Louis Cardinals pitcher Vinegar Bend Mizell walks a NL record 9 batters in a 1-0 shutout of Cincinnati Reds

Famous Birthdays

  • Armi Aavikko, Finnish beauty queen (Miss Finland, 1977), and pop singer, born in Helsinki, Finland) (d. 2002)
1958 Highlights

About September 1, 1958

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo