On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1960

Historical Events

  • 5th Eurovision Song Contest: Jacqueline Boyer for France wins singing "Tom Pillibi" in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Anita Lane, Australian rock singer-songwriter (The Bad Seeds - "From Her To Eternity"), born in Melbourne, Australia (d. 2021)
  • Claudia Udy, actress (Out of Control, Nightforce), born in Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Guy Carbonneau, Sept-iles, NHL center (Dallas Stars)
  • James MacPherson, Scottish actor (Taggart, Sometimes), born in Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland
  • Richard Biggs, actor (Marcus-Days of Our Lives), born in Columbus, Ohio
1960 Highlights

About March 18, 1960

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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