On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1960

Historical Events

  • Dutch Builders strike for CLA

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Rodriguez, American pop and country session and touring guitarist and vocalist, and contemporary Christian music singer-songwriter, born in The Bronx, New York

Ivan Lendl

Ivan Lendl, American, Czech tennis player (8-time Grand Slam title winner), born in Ostrava, Czechoslovakia

Joe Carter

Joe Carter, American MLB outfielder (MLB All-Star 1991–94, 96; World Series 1992, 93; Silver Slugger Award 1991, 92; Toronto Blue Jays), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma


1960 Highlights

About March 7, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

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