1960 in the United States

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1960 in the United States
Years: 1957 1958 195919601961 1962 1963

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50 stars (1960–present)

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Events from the year 1960 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

April[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

July 4: The 50-star U.S. flag is adopted

August[edit]

September[edit]

September 26: The first televised U.S. presidential election debate

October[edit]

November[edit]

USS Oklahoma City (CLG-5) steams under Golden Gate Bridge, 16 November 1960.

December[edit]

The Texas Zephyr in Dallas, Dec. 26, 1960

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

  • April 13 – Bob Casey, Jr., United States Senator from Pennsylvania since 2007.
  • April 28 – Elena Kagan, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States since 2010.
  • May 10 – Dean Heller, United States Senator from Nevada since 2011.
  • May 25 – Amy Klobuchar, United States Senator from Minnesota since 2007.
  • July 10 – Ariel Castro, perpetrator (died 2013)
  • September 30 – Blanche Lincoln, United States Senator from Arkansas from 1999 till 2011.
  • October 20 – Peter G. Fitzgerald, United States Senator from Illinois from 1999 till 2011.

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "History of the Walk of Fame". Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. Retrieved October 29, 2012. 
  2. ^ Population

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