What Happened on May 18, 1960

Historical Events

  • Eillen Fulton begins playing Lisa on As the World Turns (for almost 30 yrs)

European Cup Final

European Cup Final, Glasgow: Ferenc Puskás scores 4, Alfredo Di Stéfano 3 as Real Madrid routs Eintracht Frankfurt, 7-3; 5th consecutive title for Los Blancos

Le Balcon

Jean Genet's play "Le Balcon" (The Balcony) premieres in Paris

1960 History

Famous Birthdays

Jari Kurri (63 years old)

Finnish NHL right wing (Edmonton Oilers), born in Helsinki, Finland

Yannick Noah (63 years old)

French tennis player (French Open 1983), born in Sedan, France

Born in 1960

About May 18, 1960

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Cathy's Clown - The Everly Brothers
  • UK #1 Song: Cathy's Clown - Everly Brothers