On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st Copa Libertadores Final, Asunción: Luis Cubilla scores 83' equaliser for Peñarol of Uruguay for 1-1 draw against Olimpia (Paraguay); win 2-1 on aggregate after taking 1st-leg 1-0 in Montevideo

Music releaseMusic Recording

Loretta Lynn records "I'm a Honky Tonk Girl"

Singer-songwriter Loretta Lynn
Loretta Lynn

Famous Birthdays

  • Heike Walpot, German, cosmonaut
  • Johnny Lee Gray, Jr, American 800m runner (Olympic 7th 1996), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Luke Morley, British rock guitarist (Thunder), born in Chamberwell, London
  • Patti Rizzo, American golfer (4 LPGA Tour wins), born in Hollywood, Florida
  • Simon Wright, heavy metal drummer (AC/DC)