Historical Events In 1960
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Apr 05 In the year 1960 alma Kruger, actor (Made For Each Other), dies at 88
Apr 08 Mabry Harper catches a 25 lb Walleye in Tennessee in the year 1960.
Apr 08 Neth & Germany sign accord concerning war casualties on this day in history.
Apr 08 RCA (TV &Infra-Red Observation 'weather' Satellite) I launched in the year 1960.
Apr 08 U Nu elected premier of Burma in the year 1960.
Apr 09 On this day in history 14th NBA Championship: Bost Celtics beat St Louis Hawks, 4 games to 3
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 in the year 1960.
Apr 10 In the year 1960 civil Rights Bill passed in the American Senate
Apr 10 In the year 1960 senate passes landmark Civil Rights Bill
Apr 11 The first weather satellite launched (Tiros 1) on this day in history.
Apr 13 On this day in history france becomes the 4th nuclear nation exploding an A-Bomb in Sahara
Apr 13 On this day in history 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 Transit 1B, first navigational satellite, placed in Earth orbit on this day in history.
Apr 14 Archibald McIndoe, plastic surgeon, dies on this day in history.
Apr 14 In the year 1960 montreal Canadiens sweep Toronto Maple Leafs for the Stanley Cup
Apr 15 Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee organizes at Shaw U in the year 1960.
Apr 17 In the year 1960 american Samoa sets up a constitutional government
Apr 17 Eddie Cochran, rocker, dies at 21 in a car crash on this day in history.
Apr 18 Emory Johnson, director (Phantom Express, Shield of Honor), dies at 66 in the year 1960.
Apr 18 On this day in history french President Charles de Gaulle arrives in Ottawa for four-day visit.
Apr 21 Brasilia becomes capital of Brazil on this day in history.
Apr 21 In the year 1960 brasilia becomes the capital of Brazil
Apr 23 In the year 1960 1st performance of Ferde Grofe's "San Francisco Suite"
Apr 23 In the year 1960 cornelis Jan Bakkerr, Dutch/US nuclear physicist, dies
Apr 24 14th Tony Awards: Miracle Worker & Fiorello! win on this day in history.
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 John P "John" Musch, actor/founder (JM), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Apr 25 1st submerged circumnavigation of Earth completed (Triton) on this day in history.
Apr 25 Amanullah, emir/king of Afhanistan (1919-28), dies at 67 in the year 1960.
Apr 25 On this day in history hope Emerson actress (I Married Joan, Peter Gunn), dies at 62
Apr 25 In the year 1960 locomotive number 6043 makes the last scheduled run of a steam locomotive on Canadian National on train 76 between The Pas and Winnipeg.
Apr 25 In the year 1960 the first submerged circumnavigation of Earth completed (Triton)