What Happened on February 23, 1959

Historical Events

  • KVIE TV channel 6 in Sacramento-Stockton, CA (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Linda Nolan, Irish-British pop singer (The Nolans - "I'm In the Mood for Dancing"), and stage actress, born in Dublin, Ireland
Born in 1959
1959 Highlights

About February 23, 1959

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Stagger Lee - Lloyd Price
  • UK #1 Song: As I Love You - Shirley Bassey