What Happened on December 23, 1959

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Geoff Willis, British engineer

Famous Deaths

  • Edward FLW Halifax, English viscount/viceroy of India, dies at 78
  • Lester Lonergan Jr, actor (Growing Paynes), dies at 65
  • Lord Irwin, ambassador to US (1940-46), dies at 78