What Happened on December 5, 1960

Historical Events

  • Ghana drops diplomatic relations with Belgium

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Bromberg, American jazz bass player (You Know That Feeling), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • Jack Russell, American rocker (Great White-Twice Shy), born in Montebello, California
  • Les Nemes, English rock bassist (Haircut 100), born in Croydon, England
1960 Highlights

About December 5, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Are You Lonesome To-night? - Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires
  • UK #1 Song: It's Now Or Never - Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires