On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 1960

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Once Upon a Mattress" closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 460 performances

Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Defending champion Maria Bueno of Brazil beats South African Sandra Reynolds 8–6, 6–0

Tennis Champion Maria Bueno
Tennis Champion
Maria Bueno

Famous Birthdays

  • Julia Montgomery, American actress (One Life to Live, Revenge of the Nerds), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • Terry Rossio, American screenwriter