On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1959

Historical Events

  • NBC uses cameras to show catchers signals during Yankee-Red Sox game

Famous Birthdays

  • Judi Adams, archer (Olympics 1980, 96), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Rolonda Watts, talk show hostess (Rolanda)
1959 Highlights

About July 12, 1959

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 61 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer