Sunday October 30, 1960

US date format: 10/30/1960, UK date format: 30/10/1960

We've performed the most in-depth research possibile on October 30, 1960, here's what our experts found out: it was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see zodiac on October 30, 1960). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative), Pope John XXIII was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Diego Maradona and Sarah Dyke. In that special week of October people in US were listening to I Want To Be Wanted (Per Tutta La Vita) by Brenda Lee. In UK Tell Laura I Love Her by Ricky Valance was in the top 5 hits. North to Alaska, directed by Henry Hathaway, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1960 while Water Of Life by Henry Morton Robinson was one of the best selling book. On TV people were watching No Man's Island.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • St. Marcel
  • Bl. John Slade
  • St. Theonestus
  • St. Talacrian
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Events

  • Michael Woodruff performs the first successful kidney transplant in the United Kingdom at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.

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Movies

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North to Alaska

North to Alaska

Release year: 1960

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: John Wayne, Stewart Granger, Ernie Kovacs, Fabian

Country: United States of America

BUtterfield 8

BUtterfield 8

Release year: 1960

Directed by: Daniel Mann

Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Laurence Harvey, Eddie Fisher, Dina Merrill

Country: United States of America

Saturday Night and Sunday Morning

Saturday Night and Sunday Morning

Release year: 1960

Directed by: Karel Reisz

Starring: Albert Finney, Shirley Anne Field, Rachel Roberts, Hylda Baker

Country: United States of America

The Alamo

The Alamo

Release year: 1960

Directed by: John Wayne

Starring: John Wayne, Richard Widmark, Laurence Harvey, Frankie Avalon

Country: United States of America

Sport Games on October 30, 1960

Sport Games on October 30, 1960


NFL

American Football
  • Baltimore Colts - Dallas Cowboys : 45 - 7
  • Chicago Bears - San Francisco 49ers : 7 - 25
  • Cleveland Browns - Washington Redskins : 31 - 10
  • Detroit Lions - Los Angeles Rams : 35 - 48
  • Green Bay Packers - Pittsburgh Steelers : 19 - 13
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TV Series

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No Man's Island

No Man's Island

Release year: 1960

Directed by: Ferenc Török

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Water Of Life by Henry Morton Robinson

Water Of Life

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Impact of whiskey-making on three generations of an Indiana family.

How I Made $2,000,000 In The Stock Market by Nicolas Darvas

How I Made $2,000,000 In The Stock Market

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2011 reprint of 1960 edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. Hungarian by birth, Nicolas Darvas trained as an economist at the University of Budapest.

The Leopard by Guiseppe di Lampedusa

The Leopard

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The Sicilian prince, Don Fabrizio, hero of Lampedusa's great and only novel, is described as enormous in size, in intellect, and in sensuality.

The Good Years by Walter Lord

The Good Years

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1900-1914 They were the years of T.R. and trust busting, "the full dinner pail," the Model T Ford, the Wright Brothers' flying machine; the "400," the Bunny Hug and Turkey Trot,

The House Of Five Talents by Louis Auchincloss

The House Of Five Talents

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Here is the gilt-framed portrait of a family through 5 generations of love, ambition and success... Julius Millinder, schooled in the golden age of robber barons.

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 30, 1960?

On October 30, 1960 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is October 30, 1960?

On October 30, 1960 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on October 30, 1960?

On October 30, 1960 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 30, 1960?

On October 30, 1960 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 30, 1960?

On October 30, 1960 Pope John XXIII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on October 30, 1960?

On October 30, 1960 several famous people were born including, Diego Maradona, Sarah Dyke, Kim Thompson.

Which famous people died on October 30, 1960?

Famous people died on October 30, 1960 include, Alfred Hill.

What was the number one song in October 30, 1960?

The number one song in the week of October 30, 1960 was I Want To Be Wanted (Per Tutta La Vita) by Brenda Lee in US and Tell Laura I Love Her by Ricky Valance in UK.

What were the top hits on October 30, 1960?

The top hits on October 30, 1960 were I Want To Be Wanted (Per Tutta La Vita) by Brenda Lee, Save The Last Dance For Me by The Drifters, The Twist by Chubby Checker in US and Tell Laura I Love Her by Ricky Valance, Only The Lonely by Roy Orbison, As Long As He Needs Me by Shirley Bassey in UK.