3rd of January, 1959

The 3rd of January, 1959, fell on a Saturday. Day 3 of 1959. Decade: 1950s.

61 years, 3 months and 3 days have passed since the 3rd of January, 1959.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 3rd of January, 1959:

  • Alaska becomes the 49th U.S. state.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 61 years, 3 months and 3 days have passed since the 3rd of January, 1959.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 01 of 1959.
  • Leap Year: 1959 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 3rd of January, 1959, will be 61 years of age.
  • People born in 1959 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 3rd of January, 1959:

  • 1st of January, 1959: The Cuban Revolution ends when Cuban president Fulgencio Batista and his government ministers flee the country.
  • 4th of January, 1959: Che Guevara and Camilo Cienfuegos lead rebel troops into the Cuban city of Havana.
  • 13th of January, 1959: 71 supporters of Fulgencio Batista are executed by the new Communist regime.
  • 2nd of February, 1959: Dyatlov Pass incident: 9 Russian hikers die in the Ural Mountains under mysterious circumstances.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 3rd of January, 1959, will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1959 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 3rd of January, 1959 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.

1959 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1959.

"The Rifleman" - "The Huckleberry Hound Show" - "Leave It to Beaver" - "Captain Kangaroo" - "Father Knows Best" - "Lassie" - "Looney Tunes"


1959 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1959:

  • Crater Critters

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of January:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States on the 3rd of January, 1959.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 3rd of January, 1959 was probably conceived around the 26th of March, 1958. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 3rd of January, 1959 is the 13th of October, 1959. (Rough Estimate).

3rd of January

Events that have occurred on the 3rd of January:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of January, 1959.

  • 22,375 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,933,196,400 seconds have passed since the 3rd of January, 1959.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,255,395,800 times.
  • Since the 3rd of January, 1959, earth has travelled approximately 997,529,342,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 322,199,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 166,254,890 steps. That's about 73,891 miles!
  • Since this date, 23,198,357 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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