Historical Events on January 9, 1959

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Rawhide" with Clint Eastwood premieres on CBS TV

Actor and Director Clint Eastwood
Actor and Director
Clint Eastwood
  • Dam across Tera River in Northwestern Spain collapses after heavy winter rains, killing 135
  • Pat O'Connor beats Dick Hutton in St Louis, to become NWA champ