What Happened on June 15, 1960

Historical Events

The Apartment

"The Apartment" directed by Billy Wilder and starring Jack Lemmon and Shirley MacLaine premieres in New York (Academy Awards Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay 1961)

1st Win for Cordero Jr.

Ángel Cordero Jr. wins his 1st of over 7,000 horse races

1960 History

About June 15, 1960

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 3 months and 9 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