On This Day

February 23, 1960 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Demolition begins on Brooklyn's Ebbets Field (opened in 1913)

Birthdays in History

  • Alan Griffin, Australian politician, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Gloria, Princess of Thurn and Taxis, born in Stuttgart, Germany

Person of interestNaruhito

Naruhito, Emperor of Japan (2019-), born in Tokyo, Japan

Emperor of Japan Naruhito
Emperor of Japan

1960 in History