Famous Deaths on February 7, 1959

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel Fran├žois Malan, Prime Minister of South Africa (1948-54) who began the implementation of apartheid, dies at 84
  • Guitar Slim [Eddie Jones], American blues guitarist (The Things That I Used to Do) dies at 32
  • Napoleon Lajorie, baseball player, dies at 83