What Happened on March 5, 1959

Historical Events

  • Iran & US sign economic & military treaty

Famous Birthdays

  • David Fury, American television writer and producer
  • John Kezdy, American punk-rock guitarist and singer (The Effigies), and later prosecuting attorney, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2023)
  • Vazgen Sargsyan, Armenian politician (d. 1999)
Born in 1959

About March 5, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Venus - Frankie Avalon
  • UK #1 Song: As I Love You - Shirley Bassey