Historical Events on January 2, 1960

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st redshank old world shore bird reported in North America (Halifax)
  • John Reynolds sets age of solar system at 4,950,000,000 years
  • Roger Sessions' 4th Symphony, premieres

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Senator John F. Kennedy, announces his candidacy for the US Presidency

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