What Happened on May 5, 1959

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Phelps, American disk jockey and actor
  • Ian McCulloch English rock vocalist (Echo & Bunnymen - Heaven Up Here), born in Liverpool

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Carlos Saavedra Lamas, Argentine politician (Nobel Peace Prize 1936), dies at 80

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