On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 960 AD

Historical Events

Royal Coronation

Coronation of Zhao Kuangyin as Emperor Taizu of the Song, initiating three centuries of Song Dynasty dominance in southern China

List of Years

About February 4, 960 AD

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 1062 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head - B.J. Thomas
  • UK #1 Song: Two Little Boys - Rolf Harris