What Happened on October 16, 1959

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Erkki-Sven Tüür, Estonian composer
  • Gary Kemp, rock guitarist (Spandau Ballet-True), born in London, England

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

George Marshall, US army general, dies at 78

Military Leader George Marshall
Military Leader
George Marshall