On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1960

Historical Events

  • International Development Association (UN agency) comes into existence
  • USS Enterprise, 1st nuclear power aircraft carrier, launched

Famous Deaths

  • Mátyás Seiber, Hungarian-British classical and jazz composer (Scherzando), dies at 55
1960 Highlights

About September 24, 1960

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

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