On This Day

What Happened on December 31, 1960

Famous Birthdays

  • Broderick Dyke, Australian tennis player, born in Gumeracha, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Germaine Loosveldt, Flemish actress (Trees die Upright), dies at 69
  • Semyon Semyonovich Bogatiryov, composer, dies at 70
1960 Highlights

About December 31, 1960

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 9 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn