On This Day

What Happened on March 10, 1959

Historical Events


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Dorothy Comiskey Rigney, sells 54% of White Sox to Bill Veeck

MLB Team Owner and Promoter Bill Veeck
MLB Team Owner and Promoter
Bill Veeck

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Tennessee Williams' "Sweet Bird of Youth" premieres in NYC

Playwright Tennessee Williams
Playwright
Tennessee Williams
  • Tibetan uprising against Chinese occupation force in Lhasa, Tibet
1959 Highlights

About March 10, 1959

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces