On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1959

Historical Events

  • Giants Jim Hearn allows 2 runs against Pirates, game is suspended, Hearn is released & charged with loss 2 months after his retirement
  • Soviet forces arrive in Afghanistan

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Schayes, NBA center/forward (Miami Heat, Orlando Magic)
1959 Highlights

About May 10, 1959

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus