What Happened on September 22, 1959

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Chicago White Sox clinch AL pennant

Famous Birthdays

  • Greg Bruckner, Inglewood CA, Nike golfer (1992 New England Classic)
  • Pope Michael, American anti-pope

Famous Deaths

  • Benjamin Peret, French writer/poet (Le grand jeu), dies at 60
  • Jane Winton, actress (Hell's Angel, Patsy, Don Juan), dies at 53
  • Josef Matthias Hauer, composer, dies at 76