On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1960

Historical Events

  • "From A to Z" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 21 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Debbie Flintoff-King, Australian athlete (Olympic gold 400m hurdles 1988), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Miguel Díaz-Canel, Cuban politician, President of Cuba (2018-), born in Placetas, Cuba
  • Rodney Holman, American football tight end (Detroit Lions), born in Ypsilanti, Michigan
1960 Highlights

About April 20, 1960

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus