What Happened On 17th June 1958 In History

June 17th (1958) was a Tuesday. It's the 167th day of the year (168th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 198 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 17th June, 1958

  • » The Ironworkers Memorial Second Narrows Crossing, in the process of being built to connect Vancouver and North Vancouver (district municipality) or North Vancouver (Canada), collapses into the Burrard Inlet killing many of the ironworkers and injuring oth

Famous Birthdays on June 17 in 1958

  • » Jello Biafra, American singer-songwriter and producer (Dead Kennedys, The No WTO Combo, and Lard (band) named Lard)
  • » Nicky Clarke, English hairdresser
  • » Bobby Farrelly, American director, producer, and screenwriter
  • » Sam Hamad, Syrian-Canadian politician
  • » Jon Leibowitz, American lawyer and politician
  • » Daniel McVicar, American actor
  • » Derek Lee Ragin, American tenor

June 17th Holidays in History

  • » Bunker Hill Day (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Albert Chmielowski
  • » Botolph (England and Scandinavia)
  • » Gondulphus of Berry
  • » Saint HervĂ© e.g HervĂ©
  • » Hypatius of Bithynia (Eastern Orthodox and Byzantine Catholic Churches)
  • » Rainerius
  • » Samuel Barnett (reformer) called Samuel and Henrietta Barnett (Calendar of saints (Church of England) or Church of England)
  • » June 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Icelandic National Day called National Day, celebrates the independence of Iceland from Kingdom of Denmark in 1944.
  • » Occupation of the Latvian Republic Day named Soviet Occupation Day (Latvia)
  • » World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought (International observance or International)

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