On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1960

Historical Events

  • KORN (now KDLT) TV channel 5 in Mitchell-Sioux Falls, SD (ABC) begins

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Calcavecchia, American golfer (British Open 1989; 13 PGA Tour titles), born in Laurel, Nebraska
1960 Highlights

About June 12, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 11 months and 8 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