Historical Events In 1960
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Jan 01 Bank of France issues new franc, worth 20¢ on this day in history.
Jan 01 In the year 1960 cameroon (French Cameroon) gains independence from France
Jan 01 Johnny Cash plays first of many free concerts behind bars on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history margaret Sullavan, actress (Back Street), overdose at 48
Jan 01 Montserrat adopts constitution on this day in history.
Jan 01 In the year 1960 uS census at 179,245,000
Jan 02 In the year 1960 cees [Cornelis J] Laseur, Dutch actor/dir (Hague Comedy), dies at 60
Jan 02 First redshank old world shore bird reported in North America (Halifax) in the year 1960.
Jan 02 John Reynolds sets age of solar system at 4,950,000,000 years in the year 1960.
Jan 02 Roger Sessions' 4th Symphony premieres on this day in history.
Jan 02 In the year 1960 senator John F Kennedy, announces his candidacy for President
Jan 03 In the year 1960 victor Seastrom, entertainer, dies at 80
Jan 04 Albert Camus, French author (Stranger), dies in an auto accident at 46 in the year 1960.
Jan 04 In the year 1960 european Free Trade Association forms in Stockholm
Jan 05 Donald Knight, cricketer (54 runs in 2 Tests for England 1921), dies in the year 1960.
Jan 06 Edith Barstow, choreographer (Frankie Laine Time), dies at 52 in the year 1960.
Jan 07 On this day in history luis da Costa, composer, dies at 80
Jan 09 On this day in history building of Aswan dam in Egypt, begins
Jan 10 In the year 1960 bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Delmore Schwartz
Jan 11 Chad declares independence from France in the year 1960.
Jan 11 Johan E Elias, Dutch historian (Elias Family), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Jan 11 Lamar Clark sets pro boxing record of 44 consecutive knockouts on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1960 nevil Shute [Norway], Eng/Aust author (Town like Alice), dies at 60
Jan 12 Sobers & Worrell complete 399 stand for 4th wkt v England in the year 1960.
Jan 12 On this day in history sobers &Worrell complete 399 stand for 4th wicket vs England
Jan 13 On this day in history sibilla Aleramo, [Rina Faccio], Ital poet (Una Donna), dies at 83
Jan 14 In the year 1960 elvis Presley is promoted to sergeant in the U.S. Army.
Jan 14 Tuindorp-Oostzaan in Northern Amsterdam, flooded in the year 1960.
Jan 14 US Army promoted Elvis Presley to Sergeant in the year 1960.
Jan 17 In the year 1960 mickey Wright wins LPGA Sea Island Women's Golf Invitational
Jan 18 On this day in history uS & Japan sign joint defense treaty
Jan 19 Eisenhower & Premier Kishi sign US-Japanese Security pact in the year 1960.
Jan 20 On this day in history matt Moore, actor (Deluge, Coquette), dies at 72
Jan 20 On this day in history patrice Lumumba sentenced to 6 months in Belgian Congo