On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 1960

Historical Events

  • BBWAA voters fail to elect a new Hall of Fame member
  • Giants move their offices to Candlestick Park
  • Lionel Bart's musical "Fings ain't wot they used t'be" premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • Jenette Goldstein, American actress
  • Jonathan Larson, American composer (Rent), born in White Plains, New York (d. 1996)
  • Pamelyn Ferdin, actress (Happy Birthday Wanda June, Tool Box Murders)
  • Siobhan Dowd, British/Irish author (d. 2007)
  • Tim Booth, British rock singer (James - "Sit Down"), born in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
1960 Highlights

About February 4, 1960

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius