Historical Events on March 15, 1958

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Body Beautiful" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 60 performances
  • KULR TV channel 8 in Billings, MT (NBC/ABC/CBS) begins broadcasting

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Oscar Robertson of Cincinnati Royals scores a NCAA midwest region-record 56 pts

NBA Player Oscar Robertson
NBA Player
Oscar Robertson
  • Royals basketball star Maurice Stokes collapsed during a playoff game with encephalitis; He goes into a coma & is permanently disabled
  • USSR performs atmospheric nuclear test