On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1960

Historical Events

  • 92nd Belmont: Bill Hartack aboard Celtic Ash wins in 2:29.2
  • House packed with wedding celebrants collapses killing 30 (Pakistan)

Famous Birthdays

  • Mehmet Oz, Turkish-American surgeon and TV personality (The Dr. Oz Show), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Nick Hallam, British DJ and producer (Stereo MCs - "Connected"), born in Nottingham, England
1960 Highlights

About June 11, 1960

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 62 years and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Cathy's Clown - The Everly Brothers
  • UK #1 Song: Cathy's Clown - Everly Brothers