On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1960

Historical Events

  • "Vintage '60" opens at Brooks Atkinson Theater NYC for 8 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John F. Kennedy avers he does not speak for the Roman Catholic Church, and neither does the Church speak for him.

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy

Famous Birthdays

  • Road Warrior Animal [Joseph Laurinaitis], American pro wrestler (3 x WWE Tag Team C'ship; WWE Hall of Fame), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2020)

Famous Deaths

  • Jules Buffano, American composer and pianist (Jimmy Durante Show), dies at 62
1960 Highlights

About September 12, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo