On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1959

Historical Events

  • "Sammy Kaye Show" last airs on ABC-TV
  • 91st Belmont: Bill Shoemaker aboard Sword Dancer wins in 2:28.6

Famous Birthdays

  • Steve Georganas, Australian politician (MP for Adelaide), born in Adelaide, South Australia
1959 Highlights

About June 13, 1959

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini