What Happened on October 16, 1960

Historical Events

  • NL votes to admit Houston & NY to league

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Mould, American rock guitarist, songwriter and vocalist (Hüsker Dü; Sugar), born in Malone, New York
  • Val Skinner, American golfer (6 LPGA Tour wins), born in Hamilton, Montana
Born in 1960
1960 Highlights

About October 16, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Want To Be Wanted - Brenda Lee
  • UK #1 Song: Only The Lonely - Roy Orbison