#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Wednesday 10 February 1960

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 10, 1960). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lionel Cartwright and Robert Addie. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Teen Angel by Mark Dinning. In UK Why by Anthony Newley was in the top 5 hits. Comanche Station, directed by Budd Boetticher, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960 while The Ugly American by William J. Lederer and Eugene Burdick was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Showtime.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1960 or at February 10 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 10 February 1960 and get them!

What the sky looked like on 10 February 1960

Get the star map showing the sky over this special date

Get the map of the stars on your day

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Comanche Station

Directed by: Budd Boetticher

Starring: Randolph Scott, Nancy Gates, Claude Akins, Skip Homeier

More info

The Last Voyage

Directed by: Andrew L. Stone

Starring: Robert Stack, Dorothy Malone, George Sanders, Edmond O'Brien

More info

Sink the Bismarck!

Directed by: Lewis Gilbert

Starring: Kenneth More, Dana Wynter, Carl Möhner, Laurence Naismith

Country: United States

More info

Four Fast Guns

Directed by: William J. Hole Jr.

Starring: James Craig, Martha Vickers, Edgar Buchanan, Brett Halsey

More info

La Dolce Vita

Directed by: Federico Fellini

Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Anita Ekberg, Anouk Aimée, Yvonne Furneaux

Country: United States

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 10 February 1960

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Showtime

Directed by: Tom Dey

More info

Hudson's Bay

Directed by: Irving Pichel

More info

The Secret Garden

Directed by: Owen Smith

More info

Overland Trail

Somerset Maugham Hour

Starring: Hugh Williams, Daniel Farson, Ian Hunter

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 10 February 1960!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 10 February 1960 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Saint Scholastica; World Marriage Day.
  • Malta - St. Paul's Shipwreck day. Catholicism in Malta.
  • Saint Silvanus
  • Saint Charalampe
  • Saint Austreberta
Famous Birthdays:
  • Lionel Cartwright: Ohio, United States -- Country vocalist (I Watched it on the Radio).
  • Robert Addie: British actor (d. 2003).
  • Pearl Means: American Navajo Indian and social activist, active in teaching the women of the reservations about nutrition, especially in relation to the high level of diabetes in Native Americans.
  • Jim Kent: American biologist computer programmer academic.
See other famous people born on 10 February
Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Unsinkable Molly Brown closes at Winter Garden NYC after 532 performances
  • A conference about the proposed independence of the Belgian Congo begins in Brussels, Belgium.
  • The N class blimp ZPG-3W of the U.S. Navy is destroyed during a storm over Massachusetts.
  • Twelve Indian soldiers die in clashes with Red Chinese troops along their small common border.

Search For Your Ancestors

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 10, 1960 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on February 10, 1960 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

See astronomy profile for 10 February 1960

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 10 February 1960 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1960?

Life magazine Beano comics

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Ugly American

By: William J. Lederer and Eugene Burdick

The multi-million-copy bestseller that coined the phrase for tragic American blunders abroad. In the episode that lends the book its title, the "ugly American" is Homer Atkins, a plain and plain-spoken man, who has been sent by the U.S.

More info

May This House Be Safe From Tigers

By: Alexander King

Author: Alexander King. Memoir. Copyright: 1960. Illustrated with 23 original drawings from the author. 373 pages. Hardcover.

More info

Folk Medicine

By: Deforest Clinton Jarvis

In an essential work for any sufferer of the debilitating illness, the best-selling author of Folk Medicine focuses his extraordinary talents on providing natural and effective remedies for

More info

Advise And Consent

By: Allen Drury

Advise And Consent

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 10 February 1960 is such a special date for you!