On This Day

What Happened on June 20, 1959

Famous Deaths

  • Hitoshi Ashida, Japanese politician, dies at 71
1959 Highlights

About June 20, 1959

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 11 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Battle Of New Orleans - Johnny Horton
  • UK #1 Song: Roulette - Russ Conway