On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1959

Famous Birthdays

  • Kamaran Abdalla, Iraq/Engl/Neth actor (Goede Tijden Selechte Tijden)

Paul Gross

Paul Gross, Canadian actor (Constable Benton Fraser - Due South), director, and writer (Passchendaele), born in Calgary, Alberta

  • W. Thomas Smith, Jr, American author and columnist

Famous Deaths

  • Armand Marsick, Belgian composer, dies at 81
1959 Highlights

About April 30, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus