On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1960

Historical Events

  • KYA-AM in San Francisco changes call letters to KDBQ (for 2 weeks)

Famous Birthdays

  • "The Caveman" Kevin Shirley, South African music producer and mixer (Journey, Iron Maiden, Europe, Led Zeppelin), born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Sergei Kopylov, Soviet cyclist (Olympic gold 1980), born in Tula, Soviet Union
1960 Highlights

About June 29, 1960

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer