On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1959

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Vice President Richard Nixon begins visit to the USSR

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon

Famous Birthdays

  • Nancy Savoca, American filmmaker (True Love), born in Bronx, New York
1959 Highlights

About July 23, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo