On This Day

December 12, 1958 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Dutch social democratic party-ministers/premier Drees dismissed
  • Fergie Gupte takes 9-102 with leggies v W Indies at Kanpur

Deaths in History

  • Milutin Milanković, Serbian astronomer and geophysicist (linked long-term changes in climate to astronomical factors affecting the amount of solar energy received at Earth’s surface), dies at 79
1958 in History