On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1960

Historical Events

  • New MLB Washington franchise is awarded to Elwood Quesada

Famous Birthdays

  • Jonathan Ross, British talk show host (Tall Guy)
  • Kirk Fogg, host of Legends of the Hidden Temple

Person of interestRuPaul

RuPaul [Andre Charles], American drag queen, actor, singer and TV personality (RuPaul's Drag Race), born in San Diego, California

Actor, Singer and Drag Queen RuPaul
Actor, Singer and Drag Queen

1960 Highlights

About November 17, 1960

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 11 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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