On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1960

Historical Events

  • 1961 NFL Draft: Tommy Mason from University of Tulane first pick by Minnesota Vikings
  • France performs nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Nally, American choral conductor (The Crossing), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Maryam D'Abo, actress (Living Daylights, Xtro, Until Sept), born in London, England
1960 Highlights

About December 27, 1960

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 11 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

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