On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1959

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Compton, news anchor (DuMont Evening News), dies at 47
1959 Highlights

About December 9, 1959

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius