On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1959

Historical Events

  • Joe Cronin signs 7 year pact to become head of AL

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony LaPaglia, Australian actor (Criminal Justice, Without a Trace), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • Kelly Lynch, American actress (Drugstore Cowboy), born in Golden Walley, Minnesota
  • Kelly Moore, American stock car driver, born in Scarborough, Maine
  • Michael Allen, American golfer (Senior PGA Championship 2009), born in San Mateo, California
1959 Highlights

About January 31, 1959

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius