On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1960

Historical Events

  • 49th Davis Cup: Australia beats Italy in Sydney (4-1)

Famous Birthdays

  • Chad McQueen, actor (Nightforce)
  • John Fitzgerald, Australian tennis player, born in Cummins
  • Marty Roe, Lebanon Ohio, singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in the Middle)

Person of interestRay Bourque

Ray Bourque, Canadian NHL defenseman (Team Canada, Boston Bruins), born in Saint-Laurent, Quebec

NHL Legend Ray Bourque
NHL Legend
Ray Bourque
  • Terri Garber, American actress (Leslie Carrington-Dynasty), born in Miami, Florida
  • Zane Smith, American baseball pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Madison, Wisconsin
1960 Highlights

About December 28, 1960

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 59 years and 11 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn