Historical Events on February 29, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

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1st playboy club, featuring bunnies, opens in Chicago

Playboy Founder & Businessman Hugh Hefner
Playboy Founder & Businessman
Hugh Hefner
  • Agadir earthquake in Morocco kills a third of the population (12,000-15,000)

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JFK makes "missile gap" the presidential campaign issue

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy
  • KRET TV channel 23 in Richardson, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting