On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1959

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Billy Barnes Revue" opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 87 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • John Gormley, Irish politician, Leader of the Green Party, Mayor of Dublin (1994-95), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Laurence Anholt, British children's author, born in London, England