What Happened on February 6, 1959

Historical Events

  • 1st successful test-fire of Titan ICBM

Event of Interest

Fidel Castro is interviewed by Edward R Murrow

Famous Birthdays

  • Ken Nelson, English record producer, born in Liverpool, England
Born in 1959

About February 6, 1959

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

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