What Happened on February 23, 1960

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Demolition begins on Brooklyn's Ebbets Field (opened in 1913)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Griffin, Australian politician
  • Cindy Figg-Currier, Mt Pleasant MI, golfer (1994 British Open-6th)
  • Gloria von Thurm un Taxis, Munich German FR, Princess
  • Maria Gloria von Schoenberg-Glauchau, wife of prince Thurn un Taxis
  • Naruhito, crown prince of Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Legat, Belgian racing driver (b. 1898)