What Happened on March 6, 1959

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 11th Emmy Awards: Playhouse 90, Jack Benny Show, Raymond Burr win
  • Farthest radio signal heard (Pioneer IV, 400,000 miles)

Famous Birthdays

  • Saul Anuzis, American politician
  • Tom Arnold, Iowa, [Mr Roseanne Barr Arnold], actor (Tom, True Lies)

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Stone, actor (Hideaway, Westerner), dies at 85