What Happened on October 3, 1959

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 13th NHL All-Star Game: Montreal beat All-Stars 6-1 at Montreal

Famous Birthdays

  • Carmen Russo, Genoa Italy, Miss Teenage Italy (1972)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Fred Couples, American golfer and Masters Champion (1992), born in Seattle, Washington

Golfer and Masters Champion Fred Couples
Golfer and Masters Champion
Fred Couples
  • Frederick Stephen Couples, PGA golfer (1983 Kemper Open), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Greg Proops, American actor and comedian
  • Jack Wagner, rocker/actor (General Hospital, Melrose Place)

Famous Deaths

  • William Bishop, actor (Steve-It's a Great Life), dies at 42