What Happened on May 5, 1959

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Phelps, American disk jockey and actor
  • Ian McCullough, rock vocalist (Echo & Bunnymen-Heaven Up Here)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Carlos Saavedra Lamas, Argentine politician, dies at 80

Nobel Peace Laureate Carlos Saavedra Lamas
Nobel Peace Laureate
Carlos Saavedra Lamas