What Happened on December 5, 1959

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Intikhab Alam bowls Colin McDonald with 1st ball in Tests

Famous Birthdays

  • Connie Needham Newton, American actress (Eight is Enough, Fame), born in Anaheim, California
  • Nikki Gianulias, Vallejo California, bowler (LPBT Rookie of Year 1979)
  • Shirley Furlong, LPGA golfer (1988 Lady Keystone Open), born in San Antonio, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • K S Duleepsinhji, cricketer (12 Tests for England, 995 runs), dies