What Happened on February 6, 1960

Famous Birthdays

  • Akinwumi Adesina, Nigerian politician (African Development Bank President 2015-), born in Ogun State, Nigeria
  • Megan Gallagher, American actress (Slap Maxwell; Millennium), born in Reading, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Jesse Belvin, American pop singer, piano player (Mr. Easy), and songwriter (Earth Angel), dies in a car crash after a concert in Little Rock, Arkansas at 27
1960 Highlights

About February 6, 1960

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 7 months and 20 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