On This Day

What Happened on July 24, 1960

Historical Events

  • PGA Championship Men's Golf, Firestone CC: Jay Hebert wins his only major title by 1 stroke from Australian Jim Ferrier

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Deis, composer, dies at 77
  • Hans Albers, German actor (Blue Angel), dies at 68
1960 Highlights

About July 24, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 5 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo