On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1960

Historical Events

  • 1st photograph bounced off a satellite, Cedar Rapids, Iowa and Richardson, Texas
  • Lew Burdette pitches to just 27 for a 1-0 no-hitter against Phillies
  • The Beatles give their 1st public performance at the Indra Club in Hamburg
1960 Highlights

About August 18, 1960

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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