What Happened on November 30, 1959

Historical Events

Sports History

1960 NFL Draft: Billy Cannon from LSU first pick by Los Angeles Rams

  • Joe Foss named 1st commissioner of AFL

Famous Birthdays

  • Lorraine Kelly, British presenter and journalist
  • Randy Gane, American keyboardist, born in Mount Clemens, Michigan

Sylvia HanikaSylvia Hanika (63 years old)

German tennis player (WTA Tour Championship 1982), born in Munich, West Germany


1959 Highlights

About November 30, 1959

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 63 years and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin
  • UK #1 Song: What Do You Want - Adam Faith