On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1960

Historical Events

  • "Unsinkable Molly Brown" closes at Winter Garden NYC after 532 performances
  • Charles Ives' "Lincoln, the Great Commoner" premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • Lionel Cartwright, American country music artist (I Watched it on the Radio, Leap of Faith), born in Gallipolis, Ohio
  • Robert Addie, British actor, born in London, United Kingdom (d. 2003)

Famous Deaths

  • Aloysius Stepinac, Croatian cardinal (b. 1898)
1960 Highlights

About February 10, 1960

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius