On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1960

Historical Events

  • Ghana drops diplomatic relations with Belgium

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrzej Chylinski, American 50k walker (Olympics 26th-96), born in NYC, New York
  • 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
  • John Felton, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Kyogle, Australia
  • 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? 60 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius