What Happened on February 5, 1960

Famous Birthdays

  • Aris Christofellis, Greek countertenor, born in Athens, Greece

Jane Geddes

Jane Geddes, American golfer (US Open 1986, LPGA 1987), born in Huntington, New York


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Famous Deaths

  • Louis Stricker, cricketer (South African open bat in 13 Tests 1909-12), dies
  • Rudolf Nelson, German composer, dies at 81
1960 Highlights

About February 5, 1960

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Teen Angel - Mark Dinning
  • UK #1 Song: Why - Anthony Newley