What Happened on March 7, 1961

Famous Birthdays

  • Mary Beth Evans, American actress (Katherine-General Hospital), born in Pasadena, California
  • Warrel Dane, American singer (Nevermore), born in Seattle, Washington (d. 2017)
Born in 1961

Famous Deaths

  • Englebert van Anderlecht, Belgian abstract painter, dies at 42
  • Max Hymans, French WW II resistance fighter and Head of Air France, dies at 60
1961 Highlights

About March 7, 1961

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Pony Time - Chubby Checker
  • UK #1 Song: Walk Right Back/Ebony Eyes - Everly Brothers