On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1960

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Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

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

  • Angel Cordero wins his 1st of over 7000 horse races

Execution'The Banality of Evil'

Argentina complains to UN about Israeli illicit transfer of Eichmann
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Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann sits in the dock at his 1961 trial in Jerusalem
Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann sits in the dock at his 1961 trial in Jerusalem