What Happened on June 25, 1960

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Earthquake in NE Belgium
  • Madagascar gains independence from France
  • Somaliland is granted independence by British government
  • South Africa beats New Zealand 13-0 in the first rugby test of the series in Johannesburg

Famous Birthdays

  • Craig Johnston, Australian soccer player

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

NBA player Oscar Robertson (21) weds teacher Yvonne Crittenden in Cincinnati, Ohio

NBA Player Oscar Robertson
NBA Player
Oscar Robertson

Famous Deaths

  • WH Walter Baade, German/US astronomer (Andromeda), dies at 67