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Historical Events In 1960

Thursday, 21 January 2021

Nov 24   Wilt Chamberlain pulls down 55 rebounds in a game (NBA record) on this day in history.  

Nov 25   "Amos 'n' Andy" made its last broadcast on CBS radio in the year 1960.  

Nov 25   On this day in history the first atomic reactor for research &development, Richland Wa  

Nov 26   48th CFL Grey Cup: Ottawa Rough Riders defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 16-6 in the year 1960.  

Nov 27   In the year 1960 cBS radio cancels "Have Gun Will Travel"  

Nov 27   Dirk J de Geer, Dutch premier (1926-29, 39-40), dies at 89 in the year 1960.  

Nov 27   On this day in history gordie Howe becomes first NHLer to score 1,000 points  

Nov 27   Trailing 38-7 late in 3rd quarter, Buffalo Bills tie Broncos at 38-38 on this day in history.  

Nov 28   Mauritania declares independence from France on this day in history.  

Nov 28   On this day in history mauritania gains independence from France (National Day)  

Nov 28   Richard N Wright, US author (Native son), dies at 52 in Paris France in the year 1960.  

Nov 29   On this day in history 26th Heisman Trophy Award: Joe Bellino, Navy (HB)  

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   On this day in history the First International Harvester Scoutt all-terrain vehicle rolled off the assembly line at International Harvester's Fort Wayne plant  

Dec 01   On this day in history carol Alt supermodel was born this day  

Dec 01   On this day in history ion Vasilescu, composer, dies at 57  

Dec 03   On this day in history "Camelot" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 873 performances  

Dec 03   "Camelot" opens at the Majestic Theater on Broadway on this day in history.  

Dec 03   Hermann Stephani, composer, dies at 83 in the year 1960.  

Dec 06   AL grants Gene Autry a franchise, LA Angels on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1960 1st broadcast of "Coronation Street" on British ITV  

Dec 10   On this day in history the birth of Kenneth Branagh, British actor  

Dec 11   Black Sunday on this day in history.  

Dec 13   Italy beats US in Davis cup (1st time in 24 years US not in finals) on this day in history.  

Dec 14   Australia v West Indies 1st Test Cricket at the Gabba ends in a tie in the year 1960.  

Dec 14   Gregory Ratoff, actor (Skyscraper Souls), dies of leukemia at 63 on this day in history.  

Dec 15   King Boudouin of Belgium marries dona Fabiola de Mora y Aragon in the year 1960.  

Dec 16   On this day in history "Wildcat" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 172 performances  

Dec 16   In the year 1960 134 die when a United DC-8 and a TWA Super Constellation collide in the skies over New York City.  

Dec 16   In the year 1960 anna Luther, silent screen actress (Sinners in Silk), dies at 63  

Dec 18   General Meeting of UN condemns apartheid on this day in history.  

Dec 19   Fire aboard USS Constellation, under construction at Bkln (50 die) in the year 1960.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1960

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Raman Lamba, cricketer (Indian opening batsman 1986-87) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   In the year 1960 birth of naoki Urasawa, Japanese manga author  

Jan 03   Joan Chen, [Chen Chung], Shanghai China, actress (Last Emperor) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Sandeep Marwah Founder of Film City, Noida, India was born in the year 1960.  

Jan 04   In the year 1960 birth of cory Everson, Racine Wisconsin, body builder (6X Ms Olympia)  

Jan 04   Michael Stipe, US rock vocalist (REM-Losing My Religion, Stand) was born in the year 1960.  

Jan 04   In the year 1960 birth of april Winchell, American actress  

Jan 05   Steve Jones, British aviator (Red Bull Air Race World Series) was born in the year 1960.  

Famous Deaths In 1960

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history death of margaret Sullavan, actress (Back Street), overdose at 48  

Jan 02   In the year 1960 cees [Cornelis J] Laseur, Dutch actor/dir (Hague Comedy), dies at 60  

Jan 03   In the year 1960 victor Seastrom, entertainer, dies at 80  

Jan 04   Albert Camus, French author (Stranger), dies in an auto accident at 46 on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Donald Knight, cricketer (54 runs in 2 Tests for England 1921), dies in the year 1960.  

Jan 06   Edith Barstow, choreographer (Frankie Laine Time), dies at 52 on this day in history.  

Jan 07   Luis da Costa, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1960.  

Jan 09   In the year 1960 death of elsie J. Oxenham, British children's author (b. 1880)  

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