What Happened on September 7, 1960

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Ljudmila Shevcova runs female olympic record 800m (2:04.3)

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Voss, Australian television personality
  • Carlos Martinez, American bowler
  • David Steele, rock keyboardist (Fine Young Cannibals), born in Birmingham, England

Famous Deaths

  • Wilhelm Pieck, president of German DR (1949-60), dies at 84