What Happened on November 3, 1959

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

David Ben-Gurion's Mapai party wins Israeli parliamentary election

First Israeli Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion
First Israeli Prime Minister
David Ben-Gurion

Famous Birthdays

  • Hal Hartley, American film director and writer
  • Timothy Patrick Murphy, actor (Dallas, Glitter), born in Hartford, Connecticut

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich Niggli, composer, dies at 83