On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1960

Historical Events

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

Historic Event

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

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? 61 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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