On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 1959

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Eisenhower arrives in Paris

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Famous Birthdays

  • Esther Oosterbeek, Dutch singer (Dolly Dots)
  • Guy Lalibert√©, founder of Cirque du Soleil
1959 Highlights

About September 2, 1959

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo