What Happened on May 11, 1959

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Kookie, Kookie Lend Me Your Comb" by Byrnes & Connie Stevens hits #4
  • Rodgers & Barer's musical "Once upon a mattress" premieres in NYC

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Yankee catcher Yogi Berra's errorless streak of 148 games ends

MLB Catcher and Manager Yogi Berra
MLB Catcher and Manager
Yogi Berra

Famous Birthdays

  • Martha Quinn, MTV VJ (Tracey-Bradys), born in Albany, New York