What happened this day in history September 18, 1959

What are the important events that happened on September 18, 1959? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

September 18, 1959: Facts & Myths About This Day

September 18, 1959 is the 261st day of the year 1959 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 104 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Friday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is September 5, 1959 – a Friday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘dihectahexacontahenagon’ day.

Lovelife today Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

If a person born on this day saved a dollar every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $20,751.00. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Virgo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Sapphire is the modern birthstone for this month. Agate is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

My Birthday Ninja Facts Curious to discover some fun birthday facts about September 18, 1959? Listen to the number-one song on the day you were born. Find out what your birthday means! (Sponsored link)

September 18, 1959 Historical Events

  • 1959
    Vanguard 3 is launched into Earth orbit.

Who were born on September 18, 1959?

  • 1959
    Ian Arkwright, English footballer
  • 1959
    Mark Romanek, American filmmaker
  • 1959
    Ryne Sandberg, American baseball player

Who died on September 18, 1959?

  • 1959
    Benjamin Péret, French surrealist author (b. 1899)

MyFirstName.Rocks What no one tells you about your first name’s personality. Are there hidden powers in your moniker? Check out Ayden’s personality and get smart about names today. (Sponsored links)