On This Day

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
1960 Highlights

About October 16, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra