What Happened on February 28, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 8th Winter Olympic games close at Squaw Valley, California

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Mickey Wright wins LPGA Tampa Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright
  • US wins Olympic hockey gold medal by defeating Canada

Famous Birthdays

  • Dorothy Stratten, playmate (August, 1979) (Galixina), born in Vancouver, British Columbia

Famous Deaths

  • F S Flint, British translator/poet (imagist movement), dies at 74
  • Jonathan Hale, actor (Blondie), shoots himself at 68