Friday 28 February 1958
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Christine Lathan-Brehmer and Mark Pavelich.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Get A Job by The Silhouettes.
In UK The Story Of My Life by Michael Holliday was in the top 5 hits.
The Brothers Karamazov, directed by Richard Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958
while America As A Civilization by Max Lerner was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gekkô kamen.
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- Blessed Antonia of Florence (d. 1472)
- Saint Silvana
- Saint Rufinus
- Saint Oswald (d. 992)
- Bah�'f Faith - Day 3 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- Saint Romanus (died 463)
- Christine Lathan-Brehmer: in German Democratic Republic; 400 metre runner (Olympics-gold-1976).
- Mark Pavelich: NHL player (New York Rangers).
- Ginette Harrison: British mountaineer (d. 1999).
- David R Ross: Scottish historian and writer (d. 2010).
- Corinne Flynn: American homicide victim, raped and stabbed to death on 8/27/1991, Hyde Park, MA by a family friend, Gerald Craffey.
- Jack Abramoff: American political figure and convict
- Natalya Estemirova: Russian journalist and activist (d. 2009)
- Jeanne Mas: French singer-songwriter and actress
- David Ross: Scottish historian and author (d. 2010)
- A school bus in Floyd County, Kentucky hits a wrecker truck and plunges down an embankment into the rain-swollen Levisa Fork River. The driver and 26 children die in what remains the worst school bus accident in U.S. history.
- One of the worst school bus accidents in U.S. history occurs at Prestonburg, Kentucky 29 are killed.
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