On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1960

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Alan Freed & eight other DJs accused of taking radio payola
  • Belgian parliament requires rest day for self employed
  • Juan Marichal debuts as SF Giant pitcher, beats Phillies on 1 hitter
  • USAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 33,222 m

Famous Birthdays

  • Yazz, [Yasmin Evans], singer (Fine Time), born in London, England