What Happened on December 26, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Do Re Mi" opens at St James Theater NYC for 400 performances
  • Musical "Do re mi" with Phil Silvers premieres in NYC
  • Philadelphia Eagles beat Green Bay Packers 17-13 in NFL championship game

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Toomey, American syndicated cartoonist
  • Temuera Morrison, New Zealand actor

Famous Deaths

  • Eduard Ludwig, German architect (Hansa quarter, Berlin), dies at 54
  • Watsuji Tetsuro, Japanese philosopher (b. 1889)