What Happened on February 11, 1959

Historical Events

  • Vinoo Mankad ends his final Test Cricket (v WI at Delhi)

Famous Deaths

  • Marshall Teague, American auto racer (Daytona Road Course Strictly Stock Car winner 1951, 52; AAA National Stock Car champion 1952, 54), dies in speed record attempt at 37
1959 Highlights

About February 11, 1959

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 3 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Stagger Lee - Lloyd Price
  • UK #1 Song: One Night/I Got Stung - Elvis Presley