On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1959

Historical Events

  • Alaska admitted as 49th US state

Famous Birthdays

  • Rusty Golden, American pop, country, and gospel singer-songwriter and musician (The Boys Band; The Goldens), born in Brewton, Alabama
1959 Highlights

About January 3, 1959

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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