On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1959

Famous Birthdays

  • Lesley Thompson, Canadian rower (Olympic gold 1992, 96), born in Toronto, Ontario

Famous Deaths

  • Olin Howland, American actor (Gone with the Wind, Them!, Circus Boy), dies at 73
1959 Highlights

About September 20, 1959

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo