What Happened on February 21, 1960

Historical Events

  • Biathlon debuts at the Squaw Valley Winter Olympics; Klas Lestander from Sweden becomes the first Olympic champion ahead of Finland's Antti Tyrväinen and Soviet Aleksandr Privalov

Famous Birthdays

  • Steve Wynn, American singer-songwriter (The Dream Syndicate), born in Los Angeles, California
Born in 1960
1960 Highlights

About February 21, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Theme From "A Summer Place" - Percy Faith And His Orchestra
  • UK #1 Song: Why - Anthony Newley