On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1959

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nikita Khrushchev is denied access to Disneyland

Soviet First Secretary Nikita Khrushchev
Soviet First Secretary
Nikita Khrushchev

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Academy award-winning actor Rod Steiger (34) weds stage and film actress Claire Bloom (28) in Los Angeles, California


1959 Highlights

About September 19, 1959

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo