What Happened on November 5, 1959

Historical Events

  • AFL announced with 8 teams

Famous Birthdays

Bryan Adams (63 years old)

Canadian Juno and Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter ("Heaven"; "Run To You"), born in Kingston, Ontario

Born in 1959
1959 Highlights

About November 5, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin
  • UK #1 Song: Travellin' Light - Cliff Richard & The Shadows