On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1959

Historical Events


AgreementTreaty of Interest

Joe Cronin signs 7 year pact to become head of AL

Baseball Player and Manager Joe Cronin
Baseball Player and Manager
Joe Cronin

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? 62 years, 5 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius