Historical Events In 1960
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Dec 19 Fire aboard USS Constellation, under construction at Brooklyn (50 die) on this day in history.
Dec 19 On this day in history mercury-Redstone 1A reaches 210 km in test flight
Dec 19 Neil Sedaka’s Calendar Girl was released on RCA Victor Records in the year 1960.
Dec 20 On this day in history auschwitz-commandant Richard Bar arrested in German FR
Dec 22 In the year 1960 helicopters of HS-3 and HU-2 from Valley Forge rescued 27 men from the oiler SS Pine Ridge as she was breaking up in heavy seas 100 miles off Cape Hatteras.
Dec 23 On this day in history de Quay's Dutch govt falls
Dec 24 Dutch bishops question papacy values on this day in history.
Dec 26 Eduard Ludwig, German architect (Hansa quarter, Berlin), dies at 54 in the year 1960.
Dec 27 In the year 1960 france performs nuclear test
Dec 28 On this day in history raymond Bourque hockey player, was born at Montreal, Quebec
Dec 31 On this day in history germaine Loosveldt, Flemish actress (Trees die Upright), dies at 69