1958

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This article is about the year 1958. For other uses, see 1958 (disambiguation).
Millennium: 2nd millennium
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Years: 1955 · 1956 · 1957 · 1958 · 1959 · 1960 · 1961
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1958 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1958
MCMLVIII
Ab urbe condita 2711
Armenian calendar 1407
ԹՎ ՌՆԷ
Assyrian calendar 6708
Bahá'í calendar 114–115
Bengali calendar 1365
Berber calendar 2908
British Regnal year Eliz. 2 – 7 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2502
Burmese calendar 1320
Byzantine calendar 7466–7467
Chinese calendar 丁酉(Fire Rooster)
4654 or 4594
    — to —
戊戌年 (Earth Dog)
4655 or 4595
Coptic calendar 1674–1675
Discordian calendar 3124
Ethiopian calendar 1950–1951
Hebrew calendar 5718–5719
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2014–2015
 - Shaka Samvat 1879–1880
 - Kali Yuga 5058–5059
Holocene calendar 11958
Igbo calendar 958–959
Iranian calendar 1336–1337
Islamic calendar 1377–1378
Japanese calendar Shōwa 33
(昭和33年)
Javanese calendar 1889–1890
Juche calendar 47
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4291
Minguo calendar ROC 47
民國47年
Nanakshahi calendar 490
Thai solar calendar 2501

1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (dominical letter E) of the Gregorian calendar, the 1958th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 958th year of the 2nd millennium, the 58th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1950s decade.

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Imre Nagy and Nereu Ramos died on June 16, 1958

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  • In Stephen King's novel 11/22/63, the time bubble in Al's Diner sends the protagonist Jake Epping to 11:58 AM on the morning of September 9, 1958.
  • The 1988 film My Neighbor Totoro is set in 1958.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1958: United players killed in air disaster". BBC News. February 6, 1958. Archived from the original on September 17, 2010. Retrieved 3 October 2010. 
  2. ^ As of 2012. "Solar Storm Warning". Science@NASA. 2006-03-10. Retrieved 2012-03-30. 
  3. ^ "1958: Trunk dialling heralds cheaper calls". BBC News. May 21, 1958. 
  4. ^ "Hearst Castle". California State Parks. Archived from the original on February 8, 2011. Retrieved 2011-02-15. 
  5. ^ "Drumcliff". Sjöhistoriska Samfundet. 1999. Retrieved 2011-02-15. 
  6. ^ ""Notting Hill Riot Special", newsfilm online". Retrieved 2008-03-05. 
  7. ^ Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  8. ^ "Events in Telecommunications History – 1958". Retrieved 2008-01-27. 
  9. ^ Barnidge, Tom. 1958 Colts remember the 'Greatest Game' Archived May 7, 2007, at the Wayback Machine., nfl.com, reprinted from Official Super Bowl XXXIII Game Program, accessed March 21, 2007.