On This Day

Events in Film & Television in August 1958

Music release#1 in the Charts

Aug 4 The Billboard Hot 100 is published for the 1st time, with "Poor Little Fool" by Ricky Nelson at #1

Rock Star and Actor Ricky Nelson
Rock Star and Actor
Ricky Nelson
  • Aug 18 Actress Betsy Palmer joins Today Show panel
  • Aug 18 TV game show scandal investigation starts
  • Aug 24 19th Venice Film Festival: "Rickshaw Man" directed by Hiroshi Inagaki wins Golden Lion