On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1961

Historical Events

Film & TV History

Jane Fonda made her acting debut in the NBC drama "A String of Beads"

1961 Highlights

About February 7, 1961

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Calcutta - Lawrence Welk And His Orchestra
  • UK #1 Song: Are You Lonesome Tonight - Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires