On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1960

Historical Events

  • US nuclear submarine USS Triton set off on underwater round-world trip

Famous Birthdays

  • Cherie Chung, Hong Kong actress (An Autumn's Tale), born in Hong Kong
  • Peter "Pete" Willis, British musician and songwriter (Def Leppard), born in Sheffield, England
1960 Highlights

About February 16, 1960

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 8 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius