What Happened on August 21, 1959

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Hawaii becomes 50th US state

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Hobbs, England, tennis star
  • Bud Schultz, Meriden Conn, tennis star
  • Jim McMahon, NFL QB (Chicago Bears, San Diego Chargers, Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Richard Zokol, Kitimat BC, Canadian Tour golfer (1982 BC Open)