What Happened on February 25, 1960

Historical Events

  • John Cage's "Music for Amplified Toy Pianos" premieres

Historic Event

Lillian Hellman's "Toys in the Attic" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Glen Bishop, cricketer (S Aussie batsman, 2 ODI's for Australia 1987)

Famous Deaths

  • Everhardus Jacobus van Romondt, Dutch Antillean minister, dies at 51
1960 Highlights

About February 25, 1960

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 6 months and 28 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