On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1960

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Cuba buys oil from USSR
  • KPEC TV channel 56 in Lakewood Center-Tacoma, WA (PBS) 1st broadcast
  • Mabry Harper catches a world record 25 lb Walleye in Tennessee

Famous Birthdays

  • Linford Christie, British sprinter (Olympic gold 100m 1992), born in Saint Andrew, Jamaica