October 4, 1959 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Dmitri Sjostakovitch 1st Cello concert premieres in Leningrad
  • Netherlands beats Belgium 9-1
  • USSR Luna 3 sent back 1st photos of Moon's far side

Birthdays in History

  • Tony Meo, English billiards champion (snookers)