On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1960

Historical Events

  • Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Delmore Schwartz

Famous Birthdays

  • BenoĆ®t Pelletier, Canadian politician, born in Quebec City, Canada
  • Samira Said, Moroccan singer, born in Rabat, Morocco

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Laviolette, Canadian ice hockey player, dies at 80
1960 Highlights

About January 10, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn