1958 in the United States

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1958 in the United States
Years: 1955 1956 195719581959 1960 1961

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48 stars (1912–1959)

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Events from the year 1958 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

January–March[edit]

January 31: Explorer 1, the first American satellite

April–June[edit]

July–September[edit]

July 29: NASA established

October–December[edit]

Undated[edit]

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

  • February 26 – Tim Kaine, United States Senator from Virginia since 2013.
  • March 25 – John Ensign, United States Senator from Nevada from 2001 till 2011.
  • May 10 – Rick Santorum, United States Senator from Pennsylvania from 1995 till 2007.
  • August 28 – Colm Feore, American-Canadian stage, film and television actor
  • August 29 – Michael Jackson, singer and pop icon (died 2009)
  • October 13 – Maria Cantwell, United States Senator from Washington since 2001.
  • November 22 – Jamie Lee Curtis, actress and author

Deaths[edit]

  • July 26 – Eugene Millikin, United States Senator from Colorado from 1941 till 1957. (born 1891)

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