On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1960

Famous Birthdays

  • Elaine Roque, American beach volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Grant Morrison, British comic book author, born in Glasgow, United Kingdom

Famous Weddings

  • Songwriter Adolph Green marries actress and singer Phyllis Newman in NYC

Famous Deaths

  • Lowell Gilmore, American actor (The Picture of Dorian Gray, Living Christ Series), dies at 53
1960 Highlights

About January 31, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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