On This Day

What Happened on March 30, 1960

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Johnson, alpine skier (first American to win alpine Olympic gold - 1984), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)

Famous Deaths

  • Fritz Klimsch, German sculptor/painter, dies at 90
  • Joseph Haas, German late romantic opera composer (Tobias Wunderlich, Totenmesse), dies at 81
1960 Highlights

About March 30, 1960

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

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