What Happened on January 22, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • USAF concludes that less than 1% of UFOs are unknown objects

Famous Birthdays

  • Linda Blair, actress (Exorcist, Chained Heat, Savage St), born in St Louis, Missouri

Famous Deaths

  • A J Else Mauhs, German/Dutch actress (Hamlet, Nora), dies at 73
  • Mike Hawthorn, English race car driver and one-time F1 world champion (b. 1929)