What Happened on August 22, 1960

Historical Events

Baseball Record

Gil Hodges set NL right handed HR record with #352

Famous Deaths

  • Eduard Pütsep, Estonian wrestler (b. 1898)
1960 Highlights

About August 22, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: It's Now Or Never - Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires
  • UK #1 Song: Apache - The Shadows