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

Lee DanielsLee Daniels (63 years old)

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

Born in 1959
1959 Highlights

About December 24, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Why - Frankie Avalon
  • UK #1 Song: What Do You Want To Make Those Eyes At Me For - Emile Ford & The Checkmates