What Happened on April 22, 1959

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Chicago White Sox beat KC Athletics 20-6, in 1 inning Sox score 11 runs on 1 hit, 10 walks, & 3 errors

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Yankee Whitey Ford strikes-out 15, beating Senators, 1-0 in 14 innings

MLB Pitcher Whitey Ford
MLB Pitcher
Whitey Ford

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicky Le Roux, South Africa, LPGA golfer (1994 Atlanta Champ-15th)
  • Ranjan Madugalle, cricketer (pioneer of Sri Lanka's Test teams)
  • Ryan Stiles, actor (Lewis-Drew Carey Show), born in Seattle, Washington