On This Day

What Happened on March 29, 1960

Historical Events

Music Premiere

Darius Milhaud's 9th Symphony, premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • Annabella Sciorra, American actress (The Sopranos), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jo Nesbø, Norwegian writer (Harry Hole crime novels) and singer, born in Oslo, Norway
1960 Highlights

About March 29, 1960

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Theme From "A Summer Place" - Percy Faith And His Orchestra
  • UK #1 Song: My Old Man's A Dustman - Lonnie Donegan