What happened today in 1960?

About July 16th, 1960, in brief:

  • Historical events: George Crowe sets record of 12 pinch-hit home runs with a runner on.
  • Day of the week: July 16th, 1960 was a Saturday
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Barbara Stanwyck, Katrina Kaif
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: Alley-Oop by Hollywood Argyles
  • #1 UK song: Good Timin' by Jimmy Jones
  • Popular movie: La notte directed by Michelangelo Antonioni

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