On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1960

Historical Events

  • Frederick Loewe and Alan Jay Lerner's"Camelot" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 873 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Daryl Hannah, American actress (Splash, Blade Runner), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Igor Larionov, Russian Hockey Hall of Fame center (Stanley Cup 1997-98, 2002, Detroit Red Wings; Olympic gold 1984, 88), born in Moscow, Russia

Person of interestJulianne Moore

Julianne Moore, American actress (Magnolia, The Kids are Alright), born in Fayetteville, North Carolina

  • Mike Ramsey, American ice hockey defenceman (Olympic gold 1980; NHL All-Star 1982-83, 85-86), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann Stephani, composer, dies at 83
1960 Highlights

About December 3, 1960

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 11 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius