Historical Events on October 7, 1959

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Happy Town" opens at 84th St Theater NYC for 5 performances

Film release premierFilm Release

"Pillow Talk" film directed by Michael Gordon and starring Doris Day and Rock Hudson is first released

Singer and Actress Doris Day
Singer and Actress
Doris Day

DiscoveryFar Side of the Moon Revealed

Far side of Moon seen for the 1st time, courtesy of USSR's Luna 3 space probe