On This Day

November 8, 1960 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

Election of Interest

John F. Kennedy is elected President of the United States, defeating Republican candidate Richard Nixon who was the incumbent Vice President

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy
37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon

Deaths in History

Otto Frederick Rohwedder

Otto Frederick Rohwedder, American engineer (invented the bread-slicing machine), dies at 80