On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1959

Historical Events

  • Senate rejects Ike's appointment of Lewis Strauss for Secetary of Commerce

Famous Birthdays

  • Kimberley Leston, journalist
  • Mark DeBarge, rock vocalist (DeBarge-Who's Johnny), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
1959 Highlights

About June 19, 1959

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini