On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1960

Historical Events

  • MLB expansion team Los Angeles Angels sign a 4 year lease to use Dodger Stadium

Music History

Musical "Peter Pan", starring Mary Martin broadcast, for a 3rd time, on NBC as a special event, videotaped in color for future rebroadcasts

Famous Birthdays

  • Lim Guan Eng, Secretary-General of the Malaysian Democratic Action Party (DAP), born in Johor Bahru, Malaysia
1960 Highlights

About December 8, 1960

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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