On This Day

What Happened on April 26, 1960

Famous Birthdays

  • Roger Taylor, English rock drummer (Duran Duran-Hungry Like the Wolf), born in Birmingham, England

Famous Deaths

  • Wander Johannes de Haas, Dutch physicist (Einstein-De Haas effect), dies at 82
1960 Highlights

About April 26, 1960

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus