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Year 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. It was the first year of the 1960s and is also known as the "Year of Africa".

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Greensboro sit-in counter

A section of lunch counter from the Greensboro, North Carolina Woolworth's where the Greensboro sit-ins began is now preserved in the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of American History

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File:Tiros satellite navitar.jpg

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RIAN archive 35172 Powers Wears Special Pressure Suit

Francis Gary Powers wearing special pressure suit for stratospheric flying

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the 1960 Democratic National Convention in Los Angeles.

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November 15: Polaris missile test

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  1. ^ Population
  2. ^ "Bucs Are the Champs: Maz's Homer in 9th Wins, 10-0", Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, October 13, 1960, p1

This page uses content from the English language Wikipedia. The original content was at 1960. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with this Familypedia wiki, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons License.

People of the year 1960 at Familypedia

28 people were born in 1960

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Marietta Baldwin (1960-)
Wayne Robin Benge (1960)Mervyn Everard Alexander Benge (1922-1994)Estella May Wallis (1924-1987)
Lynda Blundell (c1960)Lloyd Cecil Blundell (living)Marjorie Durham (living)
Robert Arthur Canfield (1960-)Robert Eugene Canfield (1937-)Virginia Ann Stein (1937-2009)
Radu Dan Chiriac (c1960)Dan Chiriac (c1930-c2005)Rodica Rafiroiu (c1933-c2010)
Mona Lee Crosier (1960-)Neil Edward Crosier (1929)Louisa Eleanor Dempsey (1935-)
Thomas Joaquin Darby (1960-)Thomas Junior Darby (1933-1995)Margery Ann Olivera (1940-2002)
Ioana Glavce (c1960)
Lisa Ann Goldman (1960)Jake (Jay) Goldman (c1932)Susan Louise Freeman (1940-2010)
William M. Gorman (c1960)Robert William Gorman (1932-2000)Thelma Arlene Weston (1935-1989)
Lisa Marie Henson (1960-)James Maury Henson (1936-1990)Jane Ann Nebel (1934-2013)
John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1960-1999)John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917-1963)Jacqueline Lee Bouvier (1929-1994)
Suzanne Patricia Lake (1960)Charles Joseph Lake (c1935)Maureen Theresa Gray (c1935)
Kenneth Alan Lanteigne (1960)Henry Joseph LanteigneClara Frances Lanteigne
Alison Lazaroff (c1960)
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7 children were born to the 12 women born in 1960

180 people died in 1960

 FatherMotherAge at death
Macartney Abbott (1877-1960)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Matilda Elizabeth Macartney (c1848-1880)83
Florence May Allen (1896-1960)Isaac Allen (1857-1919)Elizabeth Jane Moore (1867-1940)64
Martin Edward Ambrose (1883-1960)George Ambrose (1843-1934)Maria Schmitt (1844-1910)77
Ada Maria Amos (1862-1960)William Amos (1812-1895)Elizabeth Blanch (1821-1910)98
Thomas Edward Anson, 4th Earl of Lichfield (1883-1960)Thomas Francis Anson, 3rd Earl of Lichfield (1856-1918)Mildred Coke (1854-1941)77
Thomas Trefusis Dawden Archer (1891-1960)Robert Archer (1848-1929)Caroline Cramp (1849-1929)69
Adina Atanasescu (1917-1960)Nicolae Atanasescu (c1880-c1950)Gilberta Filotti (1888-c1955)43
Alexandru Atanasescu (1908-1960)Nicolae Atanasescu (c1880-c1950)Gilberta Filotti (1888-c1955)
Glen Arnold Barrer (1891-1960)Robert Barrer (1857-1918)Fanny Malvina Arnold (1856-1932)69
Bathsheba Ann Blackman (1870-1960)Robert Blackman (1835-1925)Jane Sloggett (1837-1922)90
Richard Henry Blackman (1867-1960)Robert Blackman (1835-1925)Jane Sloggett (1837-1922)93
Millicent Mary Blunt (1884-1960)Frederick Lynch Blunt (1848-1898)Mary Richey (1850-1940)76
William George Blunt (1876-1960)Alfred Blunt (1847-1920)Mary Jane Bromage (1853-1924)
Maurice Bonham Carter (1880-1960)Henry Bonham Carter (1827-1921)Sibella Charlotte Norman (1837-1916)80
Emily Grace Bradman (1869-1960)Charles Andrew Bradman (1832-1907)Elizabeth Biffin (1844-1924)91
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4751 people lived in 1960

Tsunekichi Yonogi (1905-2015)Shigeru Yonogi (1876-1940)Miyoko Yonogi (1882-1950)
Charles Greeley Abbot (1872-1973)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Joseph Palmer Abbott (1891-1965)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Edith Solomon (1854-1935)
Macartney Abbott (1877-1960)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Matilda Elizabeth Macartney (c1848-1880)
Ethel Louise Abel (1891-1973)Elijah Stark Abel (1868-1925)Amorette Eliza Avery (1868-1939)
Alexander Abel-Smith (1904-1980)Francis Abel Smith (1861-1908)Madeline St. Maur Seymour (1862-1951)
Henry Abel Smith (1900-1993)Francis Abel Smith (1861-1908)Madeline St. Maur Seymour (1862-1951)
Elva Alice Abercrombie (1921-1985)Roy Christopher Abercrombie (1888-1959)Alice Elizabeth Harker (c1888-)
Pál Abonyi (1907-c1980)
Daisy Ethel Ackerman (1898-1969)Edwin Carlos Ackerman (1847-1917)Mary Priscilla Jane Freel (1854-1934)
Ronald Cecil Ackerman (1919-1971)Raymond Jacob Ackerman (1888-1959)Daisy May Johnson (1887-1964)
Leila Adair (1897-1989)Jedediah Grant Adair (1859-1937)Florence Ellen Fowler (1860-1946)
Alexandra Adam (1907-1992)Heinrich Jakob Adam (1874-1941)Magdalena Presser (1882-1965)
Catherine Lovering Adams (1902-1988)Charles Francis Adams (1866-1954)Frances Lovering (1869-1956)
Charles Crawford Adams (1901-1973)John Charles Adams (1879-1923)Ellen Therese Crawford (c1879-1918)
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Events of the year 1960 at FamilypediaEdit

40 people were married in 1960.

 Joined with
Lenice Loraine Abbott (1940-)Nicolaas A. Tol (1935-)
Antony Charles Robert Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon (1930-2017)Margaret Rose of the United Kingdom (1930-2002)+Lucy Mary Davies (1941)+Melanie Jane Cable-Alexander (1963)
Ronald Owen Lloyd Armstrong-Jones (1899-1966)Anne Messel (1902-1992)+Gwendoline Carol Akhurst Coombe (1910-1966)+Jenifer M Unite (1928)
Diana Cinderella Mildred Bowes-Lyon (1923-1986)Peter Malcolm Colin Somervell (1910-1993)
Laurens Jan Brinkhorst (1937)Jantien Heringa (1935-)
Henrietta Josephine Chamberlain (1932)István Horthy (1941)
Robert Osbourne Denver (1935-2005)Maggie Ryan + Jean Webber + Carole Abrahams + Dreama Peery
Pamela Beryl Digby (1920-1997)Randolph Frederick Edward Spencer-Churchill (1911-1968)+Leland Hayward (1902-1971)+William Averell Harriman (1891-1986)
Riek Faas (1931-)Jaap Tol (1937-)
John Charles Hagee (1940)Martha Downing + Diana Castro
István Horthy (1941)Henrietta Josephine Chamberlain (1932)
Anna Keizer (1909-1963)+Jan Tol (1904-1992)
Willie Christine King (1927)Isaac Newton Farris (1930-2006)
Helmut Josef Michael Kohl (1930-2017)Johanna Klara Eleonore Renner (1933-2001)+Maike Richter
Paulus T.J. Korver (1935-)Gerrie Pieterse (1941-)
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There were 0 military battles in 1960.

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