What Happened on November 8, 1960

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

JFK (Sen-D-Mass) beats VP Richard Nixon (R) to become 35th US president

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Nyqvist, Swedish actor (Girl with A Dragon Tattoo), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Oleg Menshikov, Russian actor

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Otto Frederick Rohwedder, American engineer (invented the bread-slicing machine), dies at 80