On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1959

Historical Events

  • A synagogue in Cologne Germany desecrated with swatstikas
  • Sony brings transistor TV 8-301 to the market

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Spice, Australian field hockey coach (Olympics 1996)
  • Michael P Anderson, Plattsburgh NY, major USAF/astronaut (STS 89)
  • Ton Lokhoff, Dutch soccer player (NAC)
1959 Highlights

About December 25, 1959

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn