What Happened on December 17, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "On The Beach" is 1st film to premiere on both sides of Iron Curtain

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert King, actor (BB King & Friends, Blues Alive)
  • Michelle Mackall, LPGA golfer (1995 Friendly's-32nd), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Tammie Green, Somerset OH, LPGA golfer (1989 du Maurier Ltd Classic)