On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1960

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Johnny Ringo" TV Western Drama; last airs on CBS-TV
  • "lrma La Douce" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 527 performances
  • "My Three Sons" starring Fred MacMurray, debuts on ABC-TV
  • "Outlaws" TV Western Drama; debuts on NBC-TV
  • "Tell Laura I Love Her" by Ricky Valance peaks at #1 in UK

Famous Birthdays

  • John MacBeth Paxson, NBA Guard (Chicago Bulls)
  • Rob Deer, MLB Outfielder (Milwaukee Brewers)
  • Wendy White, tennis player, born in Atlanta, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • Franz Arnold, German writer, dies at 82