On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1960

Historical Events

  • Ivory Coast claims independence from France

Famous Birthdays

  • Craig Scanlon, English guitarist (The Fall), born in Manchester, England

Famous Deaths

  • Clara Haskil, Swiss pianist (b. 1895)
1960 Highlights

About December 7, 1960

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius