What Happened on September 27, 1960

Historical Events

  • Europe's 1st "moving pavement" (travelator), opens at Bank station on the London Underground

Famous Birthdays

  • Barron Lerner, American physician and historian
  • Nick della Casa, British Brazilian Argentine cameraman (Emmy Award)

Famous Deaths

  • Sylvia Pankhurst, English feminist and suffragette, dies at 78
1960 Highlights

About September 27, 1960

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: My Heart Has A Mind Of Its Own - Connie Francis
  • UK #1 Song: Tell Laura I Love Her - Ricky Valance