Historical Events on May 28, 1959

About May 28, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 4 months and 26 days

Historical Events

  • Congressional Committee of Astronautics meets Project 7 astronauts
  • Johnson & Bart's musical "Lock up your daughters" premieres in London
  • Monkeys Able & Baker zoom 300 miles (500 km) into space on Jupiter missile, become 1st animals retrieved from a space mission