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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in November 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.

But much more happened on November 1960: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 1960?


Events

  • 01 Nov 1960 Balitmore Oriole shortstop Ron Hansen voted AL Rookie of Year
  • 02 Nov 1960 George Weiss, at 66, resigns as GM of New York Yankees
  • 03 Nov 1960 Unsinkable Molly Brown opens at Winter Garden NYC for 532 performances
  • 04 Nov 1960 Misfits premieres, final movie for Clark Gable and Marilyn Monroe
  • 07 Nov 1960 KNRR TV channel 12 in Pembina, ND (IND) begins broadcsting
  • 08 Nov 1960 JFK (Sen-D-Mass) beats VP Richard Nixon (R) for 35th US President
  • 11 Nov 1960 Largest New York Knicks' 49th Steet Madison Square Gardens crowd-18,499.
  • 12 Nov 1960 Coup against South Vietnam President Ngo Dinh Diem fails
  • 13 Nov 1960 Fire in movie theater kills 152 children (Amude, Spain).
  • 14 Nov 1960 OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries), forms
  • 15 Nov 1960 USS G Washington, 1st sub with nuclear ballistic missiles, launched
  • 16 Nov 1960 NL batting champion Dick Groat wins MVP
  • 17 Nov 1960 New Washington franchise is awarded to Elwood Quesada
  • 18 Nov 1960 Charlie Finley, makes a bid to purchase expansion LA Angels
  • 19 Nov 1960 Mickey Vernon is hired as 1st manager of new Washington team
  • 21 Nov 1960 Bob Scheffing signs to manage Tigers after Casey Stengel turns it down
  • 22 Nov 1960 French National Meeting decide to build own nuclear weapons
  • 23 Nov 1960 Dodgers outfielder Frank Howard is voted NL Rookie of Year
  • 24 Nov 1960 Wilt Chamberlain pulls down 55 rebounds in a game (NBA record).
  • 25 Nov 1960 CBS ends last 4 radio soap operas (Ma Perkins, Right to Happiness, Young Dr Malone and 2nd Mrs Burton) and cancels 4 other series
  • 26 Nov 1960 48th CFL Grey Cup: Ottawa Rough Riders defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 16-6
  • 27 Nov 1960 CBS radio cancels Have Gun Will Travel
  • 28 Nov 1960 CBS radio expands hourly news coverage from 5 to 10 minutes
  • 29 Nov 1960 26th Heisman Trophy Award: Joe Bellino, Navy (HB)
  • 30 Nov 1960 French Senate condemns building own nuclear weapons

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Movies

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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Directed by: Milos Forman

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Louise Fletcher, Michael Berryman, Peter Brocco

Country: United States of America

Toy Story

Toy Story

Directed by: John Lasseter

Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles, Jim Varney

Country: United States of America

Raging Bull

Raging Bull

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Robert De Niro, Cathy Moriarty, Joe Pesci, Frank Vincent

Country: United States of America

Heat

Heat

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer, Jon Voight

Country: United States of America

Barry Lyndon

Barry Lyndon

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick

Starring: Ryan O'Neal, Marisa Berenson, Patrick Magee, Hardy Krüger

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in November 1960?
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Folk Medicine by Deforest Clinton Jarvis

Folk Medicine

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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

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 Affair by C.P. Snow

The Affair

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In the eighth in the Strangers and Brothers series Donald Howard, a young science Fellow is charged with scientific fraud and dismissed from his college.

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.

May This House Be Safe From Tigers by Alexander King

May This House Be Safe From Tigers

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