Calculate the Value of $1,500 in 1959

What is $1.5k in 1959 worth in today's money?
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$13,519
Adjusted for inflation, $1,500 in 1959 is equal to $13,519 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.61%.
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How much is $1,500 in 1959 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $13,519
2020 $13,338
2019 $13,040
2018 $12,795
2017 $12,531
2016 $12,276
2015 $12,187
2014 $12,096
2013 $11,917
2012 $11,713
2011 $11,376
2010 $11,208
2009 $10,911
2008 $10,902
2007 $10,474
2006 $10,215
2005 $9,877
2004 $9,566
2003 $9,389
2002 $9,171
2001 $9,031
2000 $8,735
1999 $8,507
1998 $8,372
1997 $8,232
1996 $7,967
1995 $7,770
Year Equivalent
1994 $7,567
1993 $7,365
1992 $7,157
1991 $6,945
1990 $6,545
1989 $6,254
1988 $5,990
1987 $5,735
1986 $5,673
1985 $5,465
1984 $5,258
1983 $5,066
1982 $4,879
1981 $4,479
1980 $3,981
1979 $3,514
1978 $3,223
1977 $3,021
1976 $2,881
1975 $2,694
1974 $2,398
1973 $2,206
1972 $2,133
1971 $2,066
1970 $1,957
1969 $1,843
1968 $1,760
Year Equivalent
1967 $1,708
1966 $1,651
1965 $1,619
1964 $1,604
1963 $1,578
1962 $1,557
1961 $1,547
1960 $1,526
1959 $1,500
1958 $1,474
1957 $1,433
1956 $1,391
1955 $1,386
1954 $1,396
1953 $1,386
1952 $1,375
1951 $1,298
1950 $1,225
1949 $1,251
1948 $1,215
1947 $1,116
1946 $945
1945 $924
1944 $903
1943 $877
1942 $804
1941 $732
Year Equivalent
1940 $727
1939 $727
1938 $747
1937 $727
1936 $716
1935 $696
1934 $685
1933 $680
1932 $758
1931 $836
1930 $893
1929 $888
1928 $898
1927 $919
1926 $929
1925 $898
1924 $898
1923 $877
1922 $898
1921 $1,007
1920 $981
1919 $856
1918 $711
1917 $602
1916 $535
1915 $524
1914 $519