On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1960

Historical Events

  • Netherlands and Germany sign accord concerning war casualties
  • US Senate passes Civil Rights Bill with measures against discriminatory voting practices

Famous Birthdays

  • John Schneider, American actor (Dukes of Hazzard), born in Mt Kisco, New York
1960 Highlights

About April 8, 1960

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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