Historical Events In 1960
Thursday, 15 April 2021
Nov 24 In the year 1960 wilt Chamberlain pulls down 55 rebounds in a game (NBA record)
Nov 25 "Amos 'n' Andy" made its last broadcast on CBS radio on this day in history.
Nov 25 On this day in history the first atomic reactor for research &development, Richland Wa
Nov 26 48th CFL Grey Cup: Ottawa Rough Riders defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 16-6 in the year 1960.
Nov 27 In the year 1960 cBS radio cancels "Have Gun Will Travel"
Nov 27 Dirk J de Geer, Dutch premier (1926-29, 39-40), dies at 89 on this day in history.
Nov 27 In the year 1960 gordie Howe becomes first NHLer to score 1,000 points
Nov 27 Trailing 38-7 late in 3rd quarter, Buffalo Bills tie Broncos at 38-38 in the year 1960.
Nov 28 On this day in history mauritania declares independence from France
Nov 28 On this day in history mauritania gains independence from France (National Day)
Nov 28 Richard N Wright, US author (Native son), dies at 52 in Paris France on this day in history.
Nov 29 In the year 1960 26th Heisman Trophy Award: Joe Bellino, Navy (HB)
Nov 29 A freight train crashes into a school bus at Lamont, Alberta causing the deaths of 17 high school students on this day in history.
Nov 30 The First International Harvester Scoutt all-terrain vehicle rolled off the assembly line at International Harvester's Fort Wayne plant in the year 1960.
Dec 01 In the year 1960 carol Alt supermodel was born this day
Dec 01 Ion Vasilescu, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1960.
Dec 03 "Camelot" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 873 performances in the year 1960.
Dec 03 On this day in history "Camelot" opens at the Majestic Theater on Broadway
Dec 03 On this day in history hermann Stephani, composer, dies at 83
Dec 06 AL grants Gene Autry a franchise, LA Angels in the year 1960.
Dec 07 On this day in history ivory Coast claims independence from France
Dec 08 Expansion LA Angels sign a 4 year lease to use Dodger Stadium on this day in history.
Dec 09 1st broadcast of "Coronation Street" on British ITV on this day in history.
Dec 10 The birth of Kenneth Branagh, British actor in the year 1960.
Dec 11 Black Sunday in the year 1960.
Dec 13 Italy beats US in Davis cup (1st time in 24 years US not in finals) on this day in history.
Dec 14 Australia v West Indies 1st Test Cricket at the Gabba ends in a tie in the year 1960.
Dec 14 On this day in history gregory Ratoff, actor (Skyscraper Souls), dies of leukemia at 63
Dec 15 On this day in history king Boudouin of Belgium marries dona Fabiola de Mora y Aragon
Dec 16 "Wildcat" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 172 performances in the year 1960.
Dec 16 134 die when a United DC-8 and a TWA Super Constellation collide in the skies over New York City in the year 1960.
Dec 16 In the year 1960 anna Luther, silent screen actress (Sinners in Silk), dies at 63
Dec 18 On this day in history general Meeting of UN condemns apartheid
Dec 19 In the year 1960 fire aboard USS Constellation, under construction at Bkln (50 die)