What Happened on June 17, 1960

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ted Williams hit his 500th HR

Baseball Player Ted Williams
Baseball Player
Ted Williams

Famous Birthdays

  • Mitzi Edge, LPGA golfer (1995 SAFECO Classic), born in Albany, Georgia
  • Thomas Haden Church, American actor (Sideways), born in Yolo, California

Famous Deaths

  • Pierre Reverdy, French poet (Nord-Sud), dies at 70