January 12, 1959 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

American record company Motown is founded by Berry Gordy Jr. as Tamla Records

Record Company Owner Berry Gordy
Record Company Owner
Berry Gordy
  • Rediscovery of the Caves of Nerja in Spain

Birthdays in History

  • Lasana M. Sekou, Saint Martin, Caribbean, poet/author (The Salt Reaper