On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1959

Famous Birthdays

  • Anil Kapoor, Indian producer and actor (Slumdog Millionaire, Taal, Maulana Jutt, Tezaab, Beta), born in Bombay, India
  • Keith Deller, British darts player (BDO World Champion 1983), born in Ipswich, England

Person of interestLee Daniels

Lee Daniels, American director ("Precious", "Empire"), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Director Lee Daniels
Director
Lee Daniels

1959 Highlights

About December 24, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 60 years and 11 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn