Historical Events on August 16, 1960

About Aug 16, 1960

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 3 months and 4 days

Historical Events

  • Britain grants independence to crown colony of Cyprus
  • Joseph Kittinger parachutes from balloon at 31,330 m (84,700')
  • Republic of Congo (Zaire, Dem Rep of Congo) forms