December 31st, 1959

December 31st, 1959, fell on a Thursday. It was day 365 of 1959. The decade was the 1950s.

60 years, 6 months and 12 days have passed since December 31st, 1959.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Val Kilmer: Actor.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 60 years, 6 months and 12 days have passed since December 31st, 1959.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 53 of 1959.
  • Leap Year: 1959 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on December 31st, 1959, will be 60 years of age.
  • People born in 1959 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around December 31st, 1959:

  • January 21st, 1960: 435 miners are killed when a coal mine collapses in Holly Country, South Africa.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 31st, 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: December 31st, 1959 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • The Untouchables - American crime drama.
  • The Twilight Zone - TV series about disturbing or unusual events.
  • The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis - American sitcom about a teenager who strives for beautiful women, fancy cars and money.
  • Bonanza - American Western series.
  • Rawhide - American western series starring Eric Fleming and Clint Eastwood.
  • 77 Sunset Strip - Private detective drama series.
  • Perry Mason - Legal drama series.
  • Wagon Train - American western series.
  • Have Gun - Will Travel - American western series.
  • Gunsmoke - Western drama series.
  • The Danny Thomas Show - American sitcom about a successful nightclub singer.
  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

1959 - Kid's TV

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

"The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends" - "Dennis the Menace" - "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis" - "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 31st of December:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 31st of December:

  • New Year's Eve

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States on December 31st, 1959.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on December 31st, 1959 was probably conceived around the 23rd of March, 1959. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 31st, 1959 is the 9th of October, 1960. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about December 31st, 1959.

  • 22,110 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,910,300,400 seconds have passed since the December 31st, 1959.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,228,683,800 times.
  • Since December 31st, 1959, earth has travelled approximately 985,715,006,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 318,383,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 164,285,834 steps. That's about 73,016 miles!
  • Since this date, 22,923,605 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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