What Happened on March 31, 1960

Historical Events

  • Gore Vidal's "Best Man" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Howard, actress (Nicole Love-Another World), born in San Diego, California
  • Mark Tuinei, American NFL offensive tackle (3-time Super Bowl winner, Dallas Cowboys), born in Oceanside, CA
Born in 1960

Famous Weddings

Yul Brynner

Actor Yul Brynner (39) weds fashion house executive Doris Kleiner (32) in Mexico City; divorce in 1967

1960 Highlights

About March 31, 1960

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 11 months and 22 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