What Happened on March 23, 1959

Famous Birthdays

  • Catherine Keener, American actress (Captain Philips, Get Out), born in Miami, Florida
  • Epic Soundtracks [Kevin Paul Godfrey], English musician (Swell Maps, Crime and the City Solution, These Immortal Souls), born in Croydon, Surrey (d. 1997)
  • Philippe Volter, Belgian actor (d. 2005)
1959 Highlights

About March 23, 1959

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Venus - Frankie Avalon
  • UK #1 Song: Side Saddle - Russ Conway