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Historical Events In 1959

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May 24   In the year 1959 empire Day renamed Commonwealth Day in England  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 24   John Foster Dulles, US Secretary of State (1953-59), dies at 71 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 24   On this day in history the first house with built-in bomb shelter exhibited (Pleasant Hills PA)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 25   In the year 1959 khrushchev visits Angola  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 25   On this day in history supreme Court rules that Louisiana prohibiting black-white boxing is unconstitutional  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 26   Ed Walsh, baseball pitcher (1.82 ERA), dies at 78 in the year 1959.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 28   On this day in history bert Collins, cricketer (19 Tests for Aust 1920-26), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 28   In the year 1959 congressional Committee of Astronautics meets Project 7 astronauts  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 28   Monkeys Able & Baker zoom 300 miles (500 km) into space on Jupiter missile, became first animals retrieved from a space mission on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 29   Charles de Gaulle forms French Government on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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May 29   On this day in history charles de Gaulle forms French govt  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 30   In the year 1959 iraq terminates military assistance pact with US due to neutrality  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 30   President Somoza ends emergency crisis in Nicaragua on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 30   Thomas Carl Whitmer, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 30   On this day in history world's first hovercraft (SR-N1) tested at Cowes England  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 01   Constitution of Tunisia promulgated (National Day) in the year 1959.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 02   Allen Ginsberg writes his poem "Lysergic Acid," SF in the year 1959.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 03   1st US Air Force Academy graduation in the year 1959.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 03   Ole Windingstad, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1959.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 04   Charles Vidor, director (Gilda, Farewell to Arms), dies at 58 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 07   On this day in history betsy Rawls wins LPGA Triangle Round Robin Golf Tournament  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 08   1st official "missile mail" lands (Jacksonville, Fla) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 08   In the year 1959 x-15 makes first unpowered flight, from a B-52 at 11,500 m  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 09   On this day in history the first ballistic missile sub launched (George Washington-Groton, Ct)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 11   On this day in history hovercraft demonstrated for the first time  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 11   On this day in history postmaster General bans D.H. Lawrence's book, Lady Chatterley's Lover  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 16   George Reeves, actor (Superman, Gone with the Wind), shoots self at 45 in the year 1959.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 17   On this day in history abdul Mouse, Indonesian nationalist foreman/author, dies at about 68  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 18   In the year 1959 1st telecast transmitted from England to US  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 18   On this day in history ethel Barrymore, [Blythe], actress (None but the lonely), dies at 79  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 18   The First telecast transmitted from England to US on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 19   Senate rejects Ike's appointment of Lewis Strauss for Sec of Comm on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 20   Escuminac New Brunswick a severe storm in Northumberland Strait sinks 22 boats, drowns 35 fishermen in the year 1959.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jun 20   On this day in history hitoshi Ashida, Japanese politician, dies at 71  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Jan 02   Kirti Azad, cricketer (Indian off-spin all-rounder in 7 Tests 1981-83) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 03   In the year 1959 birth of rusty Golden, rocker (Boys Band)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 04   In the year 1959 birth of vanity, [Denise Marquardt], Ontario Canada, actress (52 Pick Up)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 04   In the year 1959 birth of yoshitomo Nara, Japanese pop artist  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of kapil Dev, India's cricket player  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 07   On this day in history birth of kathy Valentine, rocker (Go-Go's-We Got the Beat)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 08   Michael Harwood, Sydney NSW, Australasia golfer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 08   Paul Hester, Australian drummer (d. 2005) was born in the year 1959.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Famous Deaths In 1959

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Jan 06   On this day in history jose Enrique Pedreira, composer, dies at 54  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 09   Paul Malengreau, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 11   Mohammed Zakaria Ghonein, discoverer of 6,000 yr old pyramid, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 17   Abdul Aziz, cricket, dies at 17 struck by ball in fc match for Karachi in the year 1959.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 20   In the year 1959 death of carl Switzer, actor (Alfalfa-Our Gang), shot to death at 31  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 21   Cecil B[lount] de Mille, producer (10 Commandments), dies at 77 in the year 1959.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 22   On this day in history a J Else Mauhs, German/Dutch actress (Hamlet, Nora), dies at 73  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 28   On this day in history joseph Sprinzak, Speaker of Israel Knesset (1949-59), dies at 73  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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