On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1959

Historical Events

  • "Once Upon a Mattress" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 460 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Kennedy, British politician (Liberal Democrat leader 1999-2006), born in Inverness, Scotland
  • Steve Rothery, British progressive rock guitarist, (Marillion - Clutching at Straws), born in Brampton, West Riding of Yorkshire, England

Famous Deaths

  • Jean GrĂ©millon, French film director, dies at 58
1959 Highlights

About November 25, 1959

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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