Historical Events In 1960
Thursday, 13 May 2021
Mar 23 Franklin P Adams, columnist (Information Please), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Mar 24 In the year 1960 paul Joostens, Flemish painter, dies at 70
Mar 24 In the year 1960 uS appeals court rules novel, "Lady Chatterly's Lover," not obscene
Mar 25 DH Lawrence' "Lady Chatterley's Lover" ruled not obscene (New York NY) in the year 1960.
Mar 25 Italian government Tambroni forms in the year 1960.
Mar 25 The first guided missile launched from nuclear powered sub (Halibut) on this day in history.
Mar 26 Ian Keith, actor (Identity Unknown, Queen Christina), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Mar 26 Iraq executes 30 after attack on President Kassem on this day in history.
Mar 26 In the year 1960 orioles-Reds series for Havana, is moved to Miami
Mar 27 Ian Whyte, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Mar 28 Ian Keith, US actor (Ramses I-10 Commandments), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Mar 28 Pope John raises the 1st Japanese, 1st African & 1st Filipino cardinal on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the year 1960 pope John raises the first Japanese, first African & first Filipino cardinal
Mar 28 On this day in history scotch factory explodes burying 20 firefighters (Glasgow Scotland)
Mar 29 In the year 1960 darius Milhaud's 9th Symphony, premieres
Mar 29 Launch of first fully integrated Fleet Ballistic Missile from USS Observation Island on this day in history.
Mar 30 On this day in history fritz Klimsch, German sculptor/painter, dies at 90
Mar 31 On this day in history gore Vidal's "Best Man", premieres in New York NY
Mar 31 On this day in history gore Vidal's "Best Man," premieres in NYC
Mar 31 Joseph Haas, German (opera)composer (Totenmesse), dies at 81 in the year 1960.
Apr 01 First weather satellite, TIROS 1, launched by the United States in the year 1960.
Apr 01 On this day in history mabry Harper catches a 25 lb Walleye in Tennessee
Apr 01 On this day in history piet[er O] Bakker, Dutch journalist/writer (Ciske), dies at 62
Apr 01 RCA (TV &Infra-Red Observation 'weather' Satellite) I launched on this day in history.
Apr 01 On this day in history u Nu elected premier of Burma
Apr 02 Cuba buys oil from USSR on this day in history.
Apr 02 In the year 1960 uSS Glacier begins 12 days of relief operations, providing helicopter and boat transportation and emergency supplies to residents of Paramaribo, Brazil after floods.
Apr 03 In the year 1960 anton Pannekoek, Dutch astronomer/marxist theorist, dies at 87
Apr 03 Earthquake at Havre, Belgium on this day in history.
Apr 03 In the year 1960 earthquake at Havré, Belgium
Apr 04 On this day in history 32nd Academy Awards
Apr 04 In the year 1960 32nd Academy Awards - "Ben-Hur", Charlton Heston & Simone Signoret win
Apr 04 On this day in history project Ozma begins at Green Bank radio astronomy center
Apr 04 On this day in history senegal declares independence from France