What Happened on April 10, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Major

24th Masters Golf Tournament: Arnold Palmer wins, shooting a 282

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Betsy Rawls
LPGA Golfer
Betsy Rawls
  • Senate passes landmark Civil Rights Bill

Famous Birthdays

  • Julie Fulton, actress (Lime Steel), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • Katrina Leskanich, American musician

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

NBA guard Jerry West (21) weds his college sweetheart Martha Kane in Morgantown, West Virginia

NBA Guard Jerry West
NBA Guard
Jerry West

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Benjamin, Austral composer/pianist (Devil Take Her), dies at 66