What Happened on August 28, 1960

Historical Events

  • White Sox Ted Kluzewski's 3-run HR is disallowed as umpire called time

Famous Birthdays

  • Cunningham T Ngcukana, South African worker's union leader
  • Emma [Elizabeth Wylie Samuelson] Samms, British actress (Colby's, General Hospital), born in London, England
  • Leroy Chiao, Taiwanese-American engineer and astronaut (STS 65, 72, sk: 92), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Famous Deaths

  • Anton Lajovic, Slovenian composer, dies at 81
1960 Highlights

About August 28, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

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