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Historical Events In 1960

Saturday, 21 May 2022

Jun 01   Lester Patrick, NHL coach/star, dies at 76 on this day in history.  

Jun 02   Broadway theaters close (labor dispute between owners & Actors Equity) in the year 1960.  

Jun 03   Seven helicopters of HS-4 from Yorktown rescued 53 merchant seamen from the British freighter Shun Lee which was breaking up on Pratas Reef, 500 miles northwest of Manila on this day in history.  

Jun 03   In the year 1960 test launchings of Bullpup air-to-surface missiles from a Marine Corps HUS-1 helicopter were successfully completed at the Naval Air Test Center, Patuxent River.  

Jun 04   Lucien Littlefield, actor (Mr Beasley-Blondie), dies at 64 in the year 1960.  

Jun 06   Roy Orbison releases "Only the Lonely" on this day in history.  

Jun 08   1st date in James Clavell's novel "Nobel House" on this day in history.  

Jun 08   On this day in history first date in James Clavell's novel "Nobel House"  

Jun 09   In the year 1960 ren√© Maran, Martiniques writer (Batouala, Prix Goncourt), dies  

Jun 11   In the year 1960 house packed with wedding celebrants collapses killing 30 (Pakistan)  

Jun 14   Ana Pauker-Rabensohn, Romanian Foreign Minister (1945-52), dies at 67 on this day in history.  

Jun 15   In the year 1960 argentina complains to UN about Israeli illicit transfer of Eichman  

Jun 17   In the year 1960 pierre Reverdy, French author/poet (North-South), dies at 70  

Jun 18   In the year 1960 "Destry Rides Again" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 472 perfs  

Jun 20   12nd Emmy Awards: Playhouse 90, Robert Stack & Jane Wyatt on this day in history.  

Jun 20   Federation of Mali (& Senegal) becomes independent of France in the year 1960.  

Jun 20   In the year 1960 mahlon Hamilton, actor (Peg O'My Heart, High School Girl), dies at 80  

Jun 23   "Pat Boone Show," last airs on ABC-TV on this day in history.  

Jun 25   WH Walter Baade, German/US astronomer (Andromeda), dies at 67 on this day in history.  

Jun 26   British Somaliland (now Somalia) gains independence from Britain on this day in history.  

Jun 26   John Brenden Kelly, rower (Olympic-gold-1920, 24), dies at 70 on this day in history.  

Jun 26   On this day in history madagascar gains independence from France (National Day)  

Jun 27   In the year 1960 british Somaliland becomes part of Somalia  

Jun 27   Chlorophyll "A" synthesized Cambridge Mass on this day in history.  

Jun 27   In the year 1960 harry Pollitt, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Great Britain dies at 69  

Jun 28   10.40" (26.42 cm) of rainfall, Dunmor, Kentucky (state 24-hour record) in the year 1960.  

Jun 28   26.42 cm (10.40") of rainfall, Dunmor, Kentucky (state 24-hour record) in the year 1960.  

Jun 30   In the year 1960 belgian Congo becomes an independent state  

Jun 30   Clarence Cameron White, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1960.  

Jun 30   On this day in history začre (then Belgian Congo) gains independence from Belgium  

Jul 01   In the year 1960 ghana becomes a republic  

Jul 01   On this day in history italian Somalia gains independence, unites with Somali Republic  

Jul 03   On this day in history alfred Henry Ackley, composer, dies at 73  

Jul 04   Mickey Mantle hits career homer # 300 in the year 1960.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1960

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1960 birth of raman Lamba, cricketer (Indian opening batsman 1986-87)  

Jan 02   On this day in history 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   On this day in history birth of sandeep Marwah Founder of Film City, Noida, India  

Jan 04   Cory Everson, Racine Wisconsin, body builder (6X Ms Olympia) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Michael Stipe, US rock vocalist (REM-Losing My Religion, Stand) was born on this day in history.  

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

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of steve Jones, British aviator (Red Bull Air Race World Series)  

Famous Deaths In 1960

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Margaret Sullavan, actress (Back Street), overdose at 48 died in the year 1960.  

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

Jan 03   On this day in history victor Seastrom, entertainer, dies at 80  

Jan 04   In the year 1960 albert Camus, French author (Stranger), dies in an auto accident at 46  

Jan 05   On this day in history donald Knight, cricketer (54 runs in 2 Tests for England 1921), dies  

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   Elsie J. Oxenham, British children's author (b. 1880) died on this day in history.  

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