Thursday 2 June 1960
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Laura Lattuada and Kyle Petty.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Cathy's Clown by The Everly Brothers.
Pollyanna, directed by David Swift, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960
while Advise And Consent by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 June 1960 ?
- Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
- Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
- Xenia name day in Slovakia.
- The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.
- Laura Lattuada: Italian actress and television presenter.
- Kyle Petty: American race-car driver, continuing the tradition set by his dad and granddad, both championship drivers.
- Vanessa Warren: American singer, very popular and charismatic in her club work around Aspen, Colorado in the '90s.
- Shaun Wallace: TV Show Host.
- Tony Hadley: Rock vocalist (Spandau Ballet-True).
- Olga Bondarenko: Russian runner
- Broadway theaters close (labor dispute between owners & Actors Equity)
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