Historical Events In 1961
Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Dec 27 "Subways Are for Sleeping" opens at St James Theater NYC for 205 perfs in the year 1961.
Dec 28 On this day in history edith Bolling Galt Wilson, 1st lady (1915-21), dies at 89
Dec 28 Tennessee Williams' "Night of the Iguana," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Dec 30 Jacobus "Ko" van den Bosch, Dutch actor (Amsterdamned)/dir, dies at 53 in the year 1961.
Dec 30 On this day in history moscow: premier of Dmitri Sjostakovitch' 4th Symphony (out 1936)
Dec 31 On this day in history first performance of the Beach Boys
Dec 31 Marshall Plan expires after distributing more than $12 billion in the year 1961.