Historical Events In 1960
Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Apr 05 Alma Kruger, actor (Made For Each Other), dies at 88 in the year 1960.
Apr 08 In the year 1960 mabry Harper catches a 25 lb Walleye in Tennessee
Apr 08 In the year 1960 neth & Germany sign accord concerning war casualties
Apr 08 RCA (TV &Infra-Red Observation 'weather' Satellite) I launched on this day in history.
Apr 08 On this day in history u Nu elected premier of Burma
Apr 09 14th NBA Championship: Bost Celtics beat St Louis Hawks, 4 games to 3 in the year 1960.
Apr 10 On this day in history arnold Palmer wins his 2nd Masters golf tournament
Apr 10 Arthur Benjamin, Austral composer/pianist (Devil Take Her), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1960 civil Rights Bill passed in the American Senate
Apr 10 On this day in history senate passes landmark Civil Rights Bill
Apr 11 The first weather satellite launched (Tiros 1) in the year 1960.
Apr 13 In the year 1960 france becomes the 4th nuclear nation exploding an A-Bomb in Sahara
Apr 13 In the year 1960 france becomes the 4th nuclear nation exploding an A-Bomb in Sahara And atom here, an atom there
Apr 13 On this day in history navy's navigation satellite, Transit, placed into orbit from Cape Canaveral, FL and demonstrates ability to launch another satellite
Apr 13 In the year 1960 transit 1B, first navigational satellite, placed in Earth orbit
Apr 14 Archibald McIndoe, plastic surgeon, dies in the year 1960.
Apr 14 Montreal Canadiens sweep Toronto Maple Leafs for the Stanley Cup in the year 1960.
Apr 15 In the year 1960 student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee organizes at Shaw U
Apr 17 On this day in history american Samoa sets up a constitutional government
Apr 17 Eddie Cochran, rocker, dies at 21 in a car crash in the year 1960.
Apr 18 In the year 1960 emory Johnson, director (Phantom Express, Shield of Honor), dies at 66
Apr 18 In the year 1960 french President Charles de Gaulle arrives in Ottawa for four-day visit.
Apr 21 In the year 1960 brasilia becomes capital of Brazil
Apr 21 Brasilia becomes the capital of Brazil on this day in history.
Apr 23 In the year 1960 1st performance of Ferde Grofe's "San Francisco Suite"
Apr 23 Cornelis Jan Bakkerr, Dutch/US nuclear physicist, dies on this day in history.
Apr 24 On this day in history 14th Tony Awards: Miracle Worker & Fiorello! win
Apr 24 In the year 1960 in Southern Iran a 6.0 earthquake resulted in 420 killed, 3,000 injured, and $20 million property damage at Kourdeh and Lar.
Apr 24 In the year 1960 john P "John" Musch, actor/founder (JM), dies at 84
Apr 25 In the year 1960 1st submerged circumnavigation of Earth completed (Triton)
Apr 25 Amanullah, emir/king of Afhanistan (1919-28), dies at 67 in the year 1960.
Apr 25 Hope Emerson actress (I Married Joan, Peter Gunn), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Apr 25 Locomotive number 6043 makes the last scheduled run of a steam locomotive on Canadian National on train 76 between The Pas and Winnipeg in the year 1960.
Apr 25 In the year 1960 the first submerged circumnavigation of Earth completed (Triton)