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

Friday 22 January 1960

It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 22, 1960). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Michael Hutchence and Ian Bayne. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Running Bear by Johnny Preston. In UK What Do You Want To Make Those Eyes At Me For? by Emile Ford & The Checkmates was in the top 5 hits. Cash McCall, directed by Joseph Pevney, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960 while Return To Peyton Place by Grace Metalious 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 January 22 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 22 January 1960 and get them!

What the sky looked like on 22 January 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 ?

Cash McCall

Directed by: Joseph Pevney

Starring: James Garner, Natalie Wood, Nina Foch, Dean Jagger

More info

The Wreck of the Mary Deare

Directed by: Michael Anderson

Starring: Gary Cooper, Charlton Heston, Michael Redgrave, Emlyn Williams

More info

Edge of Eternity

Directed by: Don Siegel

Starring: Cornel Wilde, Victoria Shaw, Mickey Shaughnessy, Edgar Buchanan

More info

Third Man on the Mountain

Directed by: Ken Annakin

Starring: Michael Rennie, James MacArthur, Janet Munro, James Donald

More info

The Four Skulls of Jonathan Drake

Directed by: Edward L. Cahn

Starring: Eduard Franz, Valerie French, Grant Richards, Henry Daniell

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 22 January 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

Man from Interpol

Sykes and A...

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 22 January 1960!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 22 January 1960 ?

Holidays:
  • New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 22 January
Facts:
  • Coal mine of Johnburg caves-in, 417 die
  • 10th NBA All-Star Game: East beats West 125-115 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • Paul Pender beats Sugar Ray Robinson for middleweight boxing title.
  • French President Charles de Gaulle escapes assassination attempt by General Massu.

Search For Your Ancestors

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 22, 1960 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on January 22, 1960 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

See astronomy profile for 22 January 1960

Subscribe to our Newsletter

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

...and if 22 January 1960 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 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 ?

Return To Peyton Place

By: Grace Metalious

In 1956 Grace Metalious published Peyton Place, the novel that unbuttoned the straitlaced New England of the popular imagination, transformed the publishing industry, topped the bestseller lists for more than a

More info

The Elements Of Style

By: William Strunk Jr. and E.B. White

You know the authors' names. You recognize the title. You've probably used this book yourself. This is The Elements of Style, the classic style manual, now in a fourth edition.

More info

Too Many Ghosts

By: Paul Gallico

Too Many Ghosts, 1959 BCE, by Paul Gallico. Hardcover with dust jacket, 288 pages, published by Doubleday & Company.

More info

The Darkness And The Dawn

By: Thomas B. Costain

The Darkness and the Dawn

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 22 January 1960 is such a special date for you!