1960 in the United Kingdom

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1960 in the United Kingdom:
Other years
1958 | 1959 | 1960 (1960) | 1961 | 1962
Individual countries of the United Kingdom
England | Northern Ireland | Scotland | Wales
Sport, Television and music

Events of the year 1960 in the United Kingdom.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

Damage to the Severn Railway Bridge

Undated[edit]

Publications[edit]

Births[edit]

January – February[edit]

March – April[edit]

May – June[edit]

July – August[edit]

September – October[edit]

November – December[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

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  28. ^ Liberal Democrat News 15 October 2010.
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  30. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1960". Retrieved 2008-02-11. 
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  32. ^ Science Museum (London) display.
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  34. ^ "Vic Wilson". Wisden Cricketers' Almanack. John Wisden & Co. 2009. Retrieved 2009-12-21. 

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