What Happened on January 6, 1961

Famous Birthdays

  • Howie Long, American NFL tackle/actor/broadcaster (Broken Arrow), born in Somerville, Massachusetts
Born in 1961

Famous Deaths

  • Regina Ullmann, Swiss poet and writer, dies at 76
1961 Highlights

About January 6, 1961

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Wonderland By Night - Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra
  • UK #1 Song: Poetry In Motion - Johnny Tillotson