What Happened on June 19, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Tournament

Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Cosmopolitan Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Betsy Rawls
LPGA Golfer
Betsy Rawls

Music releaseMusic Recording

Loretta Lynn records "Honky Tonk Girl"

Singer-songwriter Loretta Lynn
Singer-songwriter
Loretta Lynn

Famous Birthdays

  • Heike Walpot, German, cosmonaut
  • Johnny Lee Gray, Jr, 800m runner (Olympics-7th-1996), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Luke Morley, British guitarist
  • Patti Rizzo, Hollywood Fla, golfer (Mexican Amateur champion 1980)
  • Simon Wright, heavy metal drummer (AC/DC)