What Happened on July 4, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Major

6th LPGA Championship won by Mickey Wright

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright
  • America's new 50-star flag honoring Hawaiian statehood unfurled

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Mickey Mantle is 18th to hit 300 HRs

Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle

Famous Birthdays

  • Sid Eudy, American professional wrestler

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Film director David Lean (52) weds fourth wife Leila Matkar

Film Director David Lean
Film Director
David Lean