On This Day

Birthdays in History in December 1960

  • Dec 2 Deb Haaland, American politician (1st Native American to head a cabinet agency as Secretary of the Interior 2021-), born in Winslow, Arizona
  • Dec 8 Lim Guan Eng, Secretary-General of the Malaysian Democratic Action Party (DAP), born in Johor Bahru, Malaysia
  • Dec 9 Dobroslav Paraga, Croatian politician and editor, born in Zagreb, FPR Yugoslavia
  • Dec 14 Catherine Coleman, American USAF officer and astronaut (STS 73), born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • Dec 14 James Comey, American lawyer and former FBI director, born in Yonkers, New York
  • Dec 18 Kazuhide Uekusa, Japanese economist
  • Dec 19 Michelangelo Signorile, American writer
  • Dec 20 Carolyn Seaward, Miss United Kingdom (1979), born in Devonshire, England
  • Dec 20 Nalo Hopkinson, Jamaican-born Canadian writer, born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Dec 22 Jean-Michel Basquiat, American artist (Gray, SAMO), born in Brooklyn, NYC, New York (d. 1988)
  • Dec 22 Patrick Fitzgerald, American lawyer, born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 23 [Zindziswa] Zindzi Mandela, South African politician, born in Johannesburg, South Africa (d. 2020)
  • Dec 26 Jim Toomey, American syndicated cartoonist, born in Alexandria, Virginia
  • Dec 29 Thomas Lubanga, Congolese war criminal, born in Ituri Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

About December 1960

How Old? 60 years old
Generation: Baby Boomer
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Signs: Sagittarius (Nov 22 - Dec 21), Capricorn (Dec 22 - Jan 19)