On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "On The Beach" is 1st film to premiere on both sides of Iron Curtain

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert "Bob" Stinson, American rock guitarist (The Replacements), born in Waconia, Minnesota (d. 1995)
  • Tammie Green, American golfer (du Maurier Classic 1989), born in Somerset Ohio