Historical Events In 1960
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Mar 23 Franklin P Adams, columnist (Information Please), dies at 78 in the year 1960.
Mar 24 On this day in history paul Joostens, Flemish painter, dies at 70
Mar 24 On this day in history uS appeals court rules novel, "Lady Chatterly's Lover," not obscene
Mar 25 On this day in history dH Lawrence' "Lady Chatterley's Lover" ruled not obscene (New York NY)
Mar 25 In the year 1960 italian government Tambroni forms
Mar 25 On this day in history the first guided missile launched from nuclear powered sub (Halibut)
Mar 26 In the year 1960 ian Keith, actor (Identity Unknown, Queen Christina), dies at 61
Mar 26 Iraq executes 30 after attack on President Kassem on this day in history.
Mar 26 Orioles-Reds series for Havana, is moved to Miami on this day in history.
Mar 27 Ian Whyte, composer, dies at 58 in the year 1960.
Mar 28 Ian Keith, US actor (Ramses I-10 Commandments), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Mar 28 Pope John raises the 1st Japanese, 1st African & 1st Filipino cardinal in the year 1960.
Mar 28 On this day in history pope John raises the first Japanese, first African & first Filipino cardinal
Mar 28 In the year 1960 scotch factory explodes burying 20 firefighters (Glasgow Scotland)
Mar 29 Darius Milhaud's 9th Symphony, premieres in the year 1960.
Mar 29 Launch of first fully integrated Fleet Ballistic Missile from USS Observation Island on this day in history.
Mar 30 Fritz Klimsch, German sculptor/painter, dies at 90 on this day in history.
Mar 31 On this day in history gore Vidal's "Best Man", premieres in New York NY
Mar 31 Gore Vidal's "Best Man," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1960 joseph Haas, German (opera)composer (Totenmesse), dies at 81
Apr 01 In the year 1960 first weather satellite, TIROS 1, launched by the United States
Apr 01 Mabry Harper catches a 25 lb Walleye in Tennessee in the year 1960.
Apr 01 Piet[er O] Bakker, Dutch journalist/writer (Ciske), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Apr 01 RCA (TV &Infra-Red Observation 'weather' Satellite) I launched on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1960 u Nu elected premier of Burma
Apr 02 Cuba buys oil from USSR in the year 1960.
Apr 02 On this day in history uSS Glacier begins 12 days of relief operations, providing helicopter and boat transportation and emergency supplies to residents of Paramaribo, Brazil after floods.
Apr 03 Anton Pannekoek, Dutch astronomer/marxist theorist, dies at 87 in the year 1960.
Apr 03 In the year 1960 earthquake at Havre, Belgium
Apr 03 Earthquake at Havr‚, Belgium in the year 1960.
Apr 04 32nd Academy Awards in the year 1960.
Apr 04 32nd Academy Awards - "Ben-Hur", Charlton Heston & Simone Signoret win on this day in history.
Apr 04 Project Ozma begins at Green Bank radio astronomy center in the year 1960.
Apr 04 In the year 1960 senegal declares independence from France