What Happened on October 15, 1960

Historical Events

  • "Laughs & Other Events" closes at Barrymore Theater, NYC, after 8 performances

Famous Deaths

  • Clara Kimball Young, American actress (Return of Chandu), dies of stroke at 70
  • Henny Porten, German silent screen actress (Mother Love), dies at 70
  • Maude Eburne, Canadian actress (Ladies They Talk About, Guardsman), dies at 84
1960 Highlights

About October 15, 1960

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Save The Last Dance For Me - The Drifters
  • UK #1 Song: Only The Lonely - Roy Orbison