What Happened on January 17, 1959

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Say, Darling" closes at ANTA Theater NYC after 332 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Momoe Yamaguchi, Japanese singer and actress
  • Susanna Hoffs, actress/rocker (Bangles-Walk Like an Egyptian)

Famous Deaths

  • Abdul Aziz, cricket, dies at 17 struck by ball in fc match for Karachi