What Happened on August 18, 1959

Historical Events

Sports History

Branch Rickey resigns as Pirates' CEO to be President of Continental League

Famous Birthdays

  • Tom Prichard, American wrestler, born in Pasadena, Texas
Born in 1959
1959 Highlights

About August 18, 1959

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Three Bells - The Browns
  • UK #1 Song: Living Doll - Cliff Richard & The Shadows