Historical Events In 1960
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Nov 24 Wilt Chamberlain pulls down 55 rebounds in a game (NBA record) in the year 1960.
Nov 25 In the year 1960 "Amos 'n' Andy" made its last broadcast on CBS radio
Nov 25 The first atomic reactor for research &development, Richland Wa in the year 1960.
Nov 26 In the year 1960 48th CFL Grey Cup: Ottawa Rough Riders defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 16-6
Nov 27 CBS radio cancels "Have Gun Will Travel" on this day in history.
Nov 27 Dirk J de Geer, Dutch premier (1926-29, 39-40), dies at 89 in the year 1960.
Nov 27 Gordie Howe becomes first NHLer to score 1,000 points in the year 1960.
Nov 27 On this day in history trailing 38-7 late in 3rd quarter, Buffalo Bills tie Broncos at 38-38
Nov 28 Mauritania declares independence from France in the year 1960.
Nov 28 Mauritania gains independence from France (National Day) in the year 1960.
Nov 28 Richard N Wright, US author (Native son), dies at 52 in Paris France on this day in history.
Nov 29 26th Heisman Trophy Award: Joe Bellino, Navy (HB) on this day in history.
Nov 29 In the year 1960 a freight train crashes into a school bus at Lamont, Alberta causing the deaths of 17 high school students
Nov 30 The First International Harvester Scoutt all-terrain vehicle rolled off the assembly line at International Harvester's Fort Wayne plant in the year 1960.
Dec 01 Carol Alt supermodel was born this day on this day in history.
Dec 01 In the year 1960 ion Vasilescu, composer, dies at 57
Dec 03 In the year 1960 "Camelot" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 873 performances
Dec 03 On this day in history "Camelot" opens at the Majestic Theater on Broadway
Dec 03 In the year 1960 hermann Stephani, composer, dies at 83
Dec 06 On this day in history aL grants Gene Autry a franchise, LA Angels
Dec 07 Ivory Coast claims independence from France on this day in history.
Dec 08 On this day in history expansion LA Angels sign a 4 year lease to use Dodger Stadium
Dec 09 On this day in history 1st broadcast of "Coronation Street" on British ITV
Dec 10 In the year 1960 the birth of Kenneth Branagh, British actor
Dec 11 Black Sunday on this day in history.
Dec 13 On this day in history italy beats US in Davis cup (1st time in 24 years US not in finals)
Dec 14 Australia v West Indies 1st Test Cricket at the Gabba ends in a tie in the year 1960.
Dec 14 On this day in history gregory Ratoff, actor (Skyscraper Souls), dies of leukemia at 63
Dec 15 On this day in history king Boudouin of Belgium marries dona Fabiola de Mora y Aragon
Dec 16 In the year 1960 "Wildcat" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 172 performances
Dec 16 134 die when a United DC-8 and a TWA Super Constellation collide in the skies over New York City in the year 1960.
Dec 16 In the year 1960 anna Luther, silent screen actress (Sinners in Silk), dies at 63
Dec 18 On this day in history general Meeting of UN condemns apartheid
Dec 19 On this day in history fire aboard USS Constellation, under construction at Bkln (50 die)