On This Day

What Happened on March 14, 1960

Historical Events

  • 14 die in a train crash in Bakersfield Calif

NBA Record

Philadelphia center Wilt Chamberlain sets NBA playoff record of 53 points in Warriors' 132-112 win over Syracuse Nationals at Philadelphia Civic Center

Famous Birthdays

  • George Horvath, Swedish pentathlete (Olympic-1980)

Kirby Puckett

[Anthony] Kirby Puckett, MLB centerfielder (Minnesota Twins), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2006)

1960 Highlights

About March 14, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

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