The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2044. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1960
- January 6, 1960 – The Associations Law comes into force in Iraq, allowing registration of political parties.
- January 28, 1960 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Metal Rat in Chinese astrology.
- March 4, 1960 – The French freighter La Coubre explodes in Havana, Cuba killing 100.
- June 20, 1960 – The Mali Federation gains independence from France (it later splits into Mali and Senegal).
- August 11, 1960 – Chad declares independence.
- August 13, 1960 – The Central African Republic declares independence from France.
- September 2, 1960 – The first election of the Parliament of the Central Tibetan Administration, in history of Tibet. The Tibetan community observes this date as Democracy Day.
- September 14, 1960 – The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is founded.
- September 24, 1960 – USS Enterprise, the world’s first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, is launched.
- November 11, 1960 – A military coup against President Ngo Dinh Diem of South Vietnam is crushed.
Who Were Born On 1960?
- June 6, 1960 – Steve Vai, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Alcatrazz)
- June 9, 1960 – Steve Paikin, Canadian journalist and author
- June 22, 1960 – Tracy Pollan, American actress
- July 11, 1960 – Caroline Quentin, English actress
- July 27, 1960 – Emily Thornberry, English lawyer and politician
- July 28, 1960 – Luiz Fernando Carvalho, Brazilian director, producer, and screenwriter
- August 14, 1960 – Stet Howland, American drummer and songwriter (Blackfoot, Impellitteri, and W.A.S.P.)
- October 22, 1960 – Shigeru Muroi, Japanese actress
- October 28, 1960 – Mark Derwin, American actor
- November 11, 1960 – Chuck Hernandez, American baseball player and coach