On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1959

Famous Birthdays

  • Juanita Bynum, American televangelist, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Sade [Helen Folasade Adu], Nigerian-born British singer-songwriter, composer, arranger and record producer (Soldier of Love, Smooth Operator), born in Ibadan, Colony and Protectorate of Nigeria
1959 Highlights

About January 16, 1959

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn