On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1961

Historical Events

  • 15th Tony Awards: Becket & Bye Bye Birdie win
  • Stanley Cup Final, Olympia Stadium, Detroit, MI: Chicago Blackhawks beat Detroit Red Wings, 4-1 for a 4-2 series victory

Famous Birthdays

  • Doris Dragović, Croatian singer, born in Split, Croatia
1961 Highlights

About April 16, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries