On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1959

Famous Birthdays

  • Koji Morimoto, Japanese anime director, born in Wakayama Prefecture, Japan
  • Lesley Tomlinson, English cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Derbyshire, England

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

NFL coach John Madden (23) weds Virginia Fields

NFL Coach and Sportscaster John Madden
NFL Coach and Sportscaster
John Madden

1959 Highlights

About December 26, 1959

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn