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1959
CONTENTS
Chronology of Events
The Year in Pictures
Notable Deaths
Disasters
World Leaders
State Governors
U.S. Congress Members
Awards and Honors
Entertainment News and Highlights
Sports News and Highlights
Anne Frank Village
Anne Frank Village
On May 31, a village for displaced persons was established on the outskirts of Wuppertal, Germany. It was named for the 15-year-old Jewish girl who kept a diary while in hiding from the Nazis that was later translated into stage and screen plays.
Nuclear Test Rally
Nuclear Test Rally
Bullet Photo
Bullet Photo
Prominent Democrats Meet
Prominent Democrats Meet
Berlin Plan
Children in Berlin Have a Party
Protestant Chapel
Protestant Chapel
Damaged Navy Plane
Damaged Navy Plane
Salvador Dali
Salvador Dali
arrived in New York, New York, on December 22 by means of a Dalimobile.
Frol Kozlov
Frol Kozlov's Visit
Soviet First Deputy Premier Frol R. Kozlov visited the United States in July.
Soviet Exhibition
Soviet Exhibition in New York
Held in the New York Coliseum from June 29 to August 10, the Soviet Exhibition of Science, Technology, and Culture was the counterpoint to the American National Exhibition in Moscow.
Giant Beetle
Giant Beetle
Steven Rockefeller Gets Married
Steven Rockefeller Gets Married
Steven Clark Rockefeller, 23-year-old son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller, was married on August 22 to 19-year-old Anne Marie Rasmussen, a former maid in the Rockefeller household, in Sögne, Norway.
Goshawk Attacked By Swans
Goshawk Attacked By Swans
U.S. Capitol Renovations
U.S. Capitol Renovations
Gutenberg Bible Returned
Gutenberg Bible Returned
The copy of the Gutenberg Bible belonging to the Diocesan Seminary Library at Pelplin, Poland, was returned in February after a 20-year exile in Canada.
U.S. Exhibition in Moscow
U.S. Exhibition in Moscow
The American National Exhibition in Sokolniki Park, Moscow, Russia, opened on July 24 and closed on September 4.
Iroquois Protest
Iroquis Protest
Very Deep Snow
Very Deep Snow
Madison Square Boys Club Pet Show
Madison Square Boys Club Pet Show
Very Young Roller Skater
Very Young Roller Skater
Mental Health Week
Mental Health Week
April 24 - May 2, 1959.
White House Christmas Tree
White House Christmas Tree
Migrant Children in Las Begas
Migrant Children in Las Vegas
World Hitchhiking Tour
World Hitchhiking Tour
Neanderthal Models
Neanderthal Models
 
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