On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1960

Historical Events

  • Amos Alonzo Stagg retires as a football coach at 98

Sports History

Mil Brave Warren Spahn no-hits Philadelphia Phillies, 4-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Kurt Busiek, American comic book writer (Astro City), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Mickey Tettleton, American baseball catcher (Texas Rangers), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Famous Deaths

  • José Sancho Marraco, Spanish organist and composer, dies at 81
1960 Highlights

About September 16, 1960

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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