The 1959 French Championships (now known as the French Open) was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor clay courts at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris, France. The tournament ran from 19 May until 30 May. It was the 58th staging of the French Championships, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1959.
Nicola Pietrangeli defeated Ian Vermaak 3–6, 6–3, 6–4, 6–1
Christine Truman defeated Zsuzsi Körmöczy 6–4, 7–5
Nicola Pietrangeli / Orlando Sirola defeated Roy Emerson / Neale Fraser 6–3, 6–2, 14–12
Sandra Reynolds Price / Renée Schuurman defeated Yola Ramírez / Rosie Reyes 2–6, 6–0, 6–1
Yola Ramírez / Billy Knight defeated Renée Schuurman / Rod Laver 6–4, 6–4