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, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Cindy Figg-Currier, American golfer (1994 British Open-6th), born in Mount Pleasant, Michigan
  • Gloria, Princess of Thurn and Taxis, born in Stuttgart, Germany
  • Naruhito, Crown Prince of Japan, born in Tokyo, Japan

Famous Deaths

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