On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 1958

Historical Events

  • Oman turns over Gwadur (on Baluchistan coast) to Pakistan
  • Paul Anka opens Asian tour in Tokyo

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Pirate Roberto Clemente ties modern record of 3 triples in a game

Baseball Player Roberto Clemente
Baseball Player
Roberto Clemente

Famous Birthdays

  • David Lewis, American R&B-pop guitarist and singer (Atlantic Starr-Touch A Four Leaf Clover; Always), born in White Plains, New York
  • Michael Lardie, American rock keyboard player, guitarist and producer (Great White; Night Ranger), born in Anchorage, Alaska
  • Mitsuru Miyamoto, Japanese voice actor (Ougai Mori-Bungo Stray Dogs), born in Osaka, Japan
1958 Highlights

About September 8, 1958

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo