On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1959

Historical Events

  • 1st episode of Jay Ward's cartoon series "Rocky & His Friends", featuring Rocket J. ("Rocky") Squirrel and Bullwinkle J. Moose. airs on NBC
  • Seals Stadium, a minor league baseball park and temporary home of MLB Giants) in San Francisco, California demolished

Famous Birthdays

  • Lee Haney, American bodybuilder (8x Mr. Olympia), born in Fairburn, Georgia
1959 Highlights

About November 11, 1959

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 62 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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