March 7, 1959 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • 1st aviator to fly a million miles (1.61 M km) in a jet (MC Garlow)
  • West Indies all out 76 v Pakistan at Dacca, Fazal Mahmood 6-34

Deaths in History

  • Arthur C Pigou, English economist (Economics of Welfare), dies
  • Hinsdale Smith, developer of roll-down auto windows, dies at 88
  • IchirĊ Hatoyama, Japanese politician, Prime Minister (1954-56), dies at 76