On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Old handwriting found in at Qumran, near the Dead Sea

Famous Birthdays

  • James Spader, American actor (Endless Love, Wall St, Mannequin), born in NYC, New York
  • Steve Bronski, rock synthesizer (Bronski Beat-Smalltown Boy)

Famous Deaths

  • Igor V Kurtshatov, Russian nuclear physicist, dies at 57