On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1960

Historical Events

  • "George Gobel Show" last airs on CBS-TV

Famous Birthdays

  • Leslie Hendrix, American actress (Law & Order), born in San Francisco, California
  • Margo Lanagan, Australian author, born in Raymond Terrace, Australia
1960 Highlights

About June 5, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 11 months and 12 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