On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1959

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Saratoga" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 80 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Salim Yousuf, cricketer (Pakistani wicket-keeper in 32 Tests 1986-90)

Famous Deaths

  • Charlie Hall, English comedic actor (Tit for Tat, A Chump at Oxford), dies at 60