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December 8th, 1958

December 8th, 1958, fell on a Monday. It was day 342 of 1958. The decade was the 1950s.

61 years, 10 months and 21 days have passed since December 8th, 1958.



Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 61 years, 10 months and 21 days have passed since December 8th, 1958.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 50 of 1958.
  • Leap Year: 1958 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on December 8th, 1958, will be 61 years of age.
  • People born in 1958 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around December 8th, 1958:

  • December 1st, 1958: 92 pupils and 3 nuns die when a fire breaks out at Our Lady of the Angels School in Chicago, Illinois.
  • January 1st, 1959: The Cuban Revolution ends when Cuban president Fulgencio Batista and his government ministers flee the country.
  • January 3rd, 1959: Alaska becomes the 49th U.S. state.
  • January 4th, 1959: Che Guevara and Camilo Cienfuegos lead rebel troops into the Cuban city of Havana.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 8th, 1958, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Ophiuchus.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1958 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: December 8th, 1958 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • 77 Sunset Strip - Private detective drama series.
  • Perry Mason - Legal drama series.
  • Wagon Train - American western series.
  • Have Gun - Will Travel - American western series.
  • Gunsmoke - Western drama series.
  • The Danny Thomas Show - American sitcom about a successful nightclub singer.
  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

1958 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1958.

"The Rifleman" - "The Huckleberry Hound Show" - "Leave It to Beaver" - "The Woody Woodpecker Show" - "Captain Kangaroo" - "Father Knows Best" - "Lassie" - "Looney Tunes"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 8th of December:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 8th of December:

  • Immaculate Conception (Spain)

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States on December 8th, 1958.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on December 8th, 1958 was probably conceived around the 28th of February, 1958. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 8th, 1958 is the 17th of September, 1959. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on December 8th, 1958.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about December 8th, 1958.

  • 22,606 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,953,158,400 seconds have passed since the December 8th, 1958.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,278,684,800 times.
  • Since December 8th, 1958, earth has travelled approximately 1,007,829,734,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 325,526,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 167,971,622 steps. That's about 74,654 miles!
  • Since this date, 23,437,901 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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