What Happened on August 15, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • CFL's Calgary Stampeders move into McMahon Stadium
  • Chicago Bears beat NY Giants 16-7 in Toronto (NFL expo)
  • Congo (formerly Congo/Brazzaville) declares Independence from France
  • Mil Brave Lew Burdette no-hits Philadelphia Phillies, 1-0
  • UFO is sighted by 3 California patrolmen

Famous Birthdays

  • Maureen "Peanut" Louie Harper, SF, tennis player (Denver-1985)
  • Ron van de Berg, soccer player (Sparta)
  • Tommy Aldridge, heavy metal rocker (Ozzy-Diary of a Mad Man)