On This Day

What Happened on July 8, 1960

Historical Events

  • Fidel Castro ends Havana's International League team, Sugar Kings move to New Jersey

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Stork, Longview Wash, volleyball setter (Olympic gold 88, bronze 1992, 96)
  • Valerie Pettiford, American actress (One Life to Live, Half & Half), born in Queens, New York
1960 Highlights

About July 8, 1960

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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