What Happened on September 19, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

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"LIFE" magazine celebrates artist Grandma Moses's 100th birthday by putting her on their cover

Primitive Painter Grandma Moses
Primitive Painter
Grandma Moses
  • Chubby Checker's "Twist" hits #1 on the Billboard Hot 100

Famous Birthdays

  • Julianna Young, American model and Playmate (Nov, 1993), born in Fort Campbell, Kentucky
  • Loïc Bigois, French Formula One engineer and aerodynamicist, born in Aix-en-Provence, France