What Happened on March 2, 1959

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Farriss, Australia, rock keyboardist (Inxs-Kiss the Dirt)
  • Larry Stewart, country singer (Restless Heart-Wheels), born in Paducah, Kentucky
  • Laura Hurlbut, LPGA golfer

Famous Deaths

  • Eric Blore, British actor (Great Gatsby, Bowery to Baghdad, Abie's Irish Rose, Love Happy), dies at 70