On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1960

Historical Events

  • 2nd Daytona 500: Junior Johnson survives a 37 car crash on Turn 4 to win driving a John Masoni owned Chevrolet
  • Marshal Ayub Khan elected President of Pakistan

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Shea, American actor (Yours, Mine and Ours, The Poseidon Adventure), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jim Kelly, American NFL quarterback (Buffalo Bills), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Meg Tilly, Canadian–American actress (Big Chill, Impulse), born in Los Angeles, California
1960 Highlights

About February 14, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius