On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1960

Historical Events

  • Patrice Lumumba sentenced to 6 months in Belgian Congo

Famous Deaths

  • Matt Moore, Irish-American actor and director (Coquette, Deluge), dies at 72
1960 Highlights

About January 20, 1960

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

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