What Happened on February 20, 1960

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jimi Hendrix, rock and roll guitarist, plays his first gig.

Rock Guitarist Jimi Hendrix
Rock Guitarist
Jimi Hendrix

Famous Birthdays

  • Joel Hodgson, American comedian (Mystery Science Theater 3000)
  • Kee Marcello, rocker (Europe-Final Countdown)
  • Kee Marcello, Swedish guitarist
  • Mark Reilly, [Matt Bianco], rocker (Indio-Big Harvest)

Famous Deaths

  • Leonard Woolley, archaeologist, dies