Birthdays in History in February 1960

  • Feb 4 Siobhan Dowd, British/Irish author (d. 2007)
  • Feb 5 William John Readings, literary theorist
  • Feb 6 Akinwumi Adesina, Nigerian politician, (African Development Bank President 2015-), born in Ogun State, Nigeria
  • Feb 9 Peggy Whitson, American astronaut, 1st woman to command International Space Station, US record for most days in space, born in Mt Ayr, Iowa
  • Feb 11 Richard A Mastracchio, astronaut, born in Waterbury, Connecticut
  • Feb 13 Pierluigi Collina, Italian football referee, born in Bologna, Italy
  • Feb 18 Carol McGiffin, British TV and radio presenter
  • Feb 19 Keith Musa[kawukhathi] Zondi, South African head of Inkatha Youth Brigade
  • Feb 19 Prince Andrew, Albert Christian Edward, of Britain/Duke of York
  • Feb 23 Gloria, Princess of Thurn and Taxis, born in Stuttgart, Germany
  • Feb 23 Naruhito, Crown Prince of Japan, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Feb 23 Alan Griffin, Australian politician, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Feb 29 Tony Robbins, American motivational speaker
  • Feb 29 Richard Ramirez, El Paso, Texas, serial killer (Night Stalker)