On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 1961

Historical Events

  • Dutch Prince Bernhard opens new RAI building in Amsterdam

Famous Birthdays

  • Joey Benjamin, cricket pace bowler (in St Kitts England in 1994)
  • Lauren Lane, American actress (C. C. Babcock-The Nanny), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Famous Deaths

  • Adolf Vogl, composer, dies at 87
1961 Highlights

About February 2, 1961

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius