What Happened on June 13, 1959

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Sammy Kaye Show" last airs on ABC-TV
  • 59th US Golf Open: Billy Casper shoots a 282 at Winged Foot GC NY
  • 91st Belmont: Bill Shoemaker aboard Sword Dancer wins in 2:28.6

Famous Birthdays

  • Steve Georganas, Australian politician