February 28, 1959: Day of the Week
February 28, 1959 was the 59th day of the year 1959 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 306 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is samedi.
A person born on this day will be 64 years old today. If that same person saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $10,515.50 today.
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Here’s the February 1959 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1959 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Pisces is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone 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 a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
February 28, 1959 Historical Event(s)
- 1959Discoverer 1, an American spy satellite that is the first object to achieve a polar orbit, is launched.
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