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
Born in 1960

About April 8, 1960

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Theme From "A Summer Place" - Percy Faith And His Orchestra
  • UK #1 Song: My Old Man's A Dustman - Lonnie Donegan