On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1959

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

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

About August 18, 1959

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 2 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo