What Happened on September 9, 1960

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 4th American Football League plays 1st game (Denver 13, Boston 10)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Stoops, American football coach
  • Christopher Sherratt White, New Zealand rower (Olympics 1996), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Hugh Grant, London England (4 Weddings & a Funeral, 9 Months)
  • Mario Batali, American chef and restaurateur, born in Seattle, Washington

Famous Deaths

  • Armas Toivo Valdemar Maasalo, Finnish composer and organist, dies at 75
  • Jussi Björling, Swedish tenor (b. 1911)