What Happened on March 4, 1960

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • French freighter "La Coubre" explodes in Havana Cuba, killing 100

Famous Birthdays

  • Christina Sussiek, former German athlete
  • John Mugabi, Ugandan boxer
  • Mykelti Williamson, American actor
  • Reggie McElroy, NFL tackle (Denver Broncos)
  • Russell Todd, actor (Dr Jamie Frame-Another World), born in Troy, New York

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Lucille Ball files divorce from Desi Arnaz

Comedienne/Actress Lucille Ball
Lucille Ball
Actor Desi Arnaz
Desi Arnaz

Famous Deaths

  • Herbert O'Conor, 51st Governor of the US State of Maryland (b. 1896)
  • Leonard Warren, American baritone (Met-1939-60), dies on stage at 48