What Happened on August 18, 1960

Day of the Week: Thursday

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 Kaiserkeller in Hamburg

Famous Birthdays

  • Sonny Skinner, American professional golfer, born in Portsmouth, Virginia