What Happened on November 4, 1960

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

"Misfits" premieres, final movie for Clark Gable & Marilyn Monroe

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mary Leakey and Louis Leakey discover first Homo habilis jaw fragments (OH 7) at Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania

Paleoanthropologist Mary Leakey
Paleoanthropologist
Mary Leakey
Archaeologist and paleoanthropologist Louis Leakey
Archaeologist and paleoanthropologist
Louis Leakey

Famous Birthdays

  • Frl. Menke, German pop singer of the Neue Deutsche Welle
  • Kathy Griffin, American comedienne (Suddenly Susan, Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Kim Forester, Lookout Mt Ga, country singer (Forester Sister-Men)
  • Marc Awodey, American artist and writer