September 5, 1960 in History

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A. J. Foyt wins the first of 67 Indy car victories at Du Quoin, Ill. State Fairgrounds

Racing Car Driver A. J. Foyt
Racing Car Driver
A. J. Foyt
  • President Kasavubu fires premier Lumumba of Congo
  • The poet Léopold Sédar Senghor is elected as the first President of Senegal.
  • Wilma Rudolph wins her 2nd gold medal