On This Day

October 9, 1959 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Lee Harvey Oswald arrives in Southampton, England

Former Soldier and Assassin Lee Harvey Oswald
Former Soldier and Assassin
Lee Harvey Oswald

Birthdays in History

  • Bill Lee, American politician, Governor of Tennessee (2019-), born in Franklin, Tennessee
  • Boris Nemtsov, Russian politician, born in Sochi, Soviet Union (d. 2015)