3rd of March, 1960

The 3rd of March, 1960, fell on a Thursday. Day 63 of 1960. Decade: 1960s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 3rd of March, 1960:

  • Elvis Presley returns home from military duty after 2 years.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 3rd of March, 1960:

  • United States: Theme From A Summer Place - Percy Faith
  • United Kingdom: Why - Anthony Newley

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 3rd of March, 1960.

  • U.S. Scientists.

    "U.S. Scientists" were named as the Time Person of the Year in 1960. During 1960, scientists in the United States made a remarkable amount of progress in areas such as space travel and DNA.

  • 1960 in music.

    The Billboard Charts in 1960 were dominated by the likes of Percy Faith, Elvis Presley, The Everly Brothers, Johnny Preston, The Drifters, Brenda Lee and The Drifters.

  • 1960 in movies.

    Movies released in 1960 included Spartacus, Psycho, Exodus, Swiss Family Robinson, The Alamo, The Apartment, BUtterfield 8, Ocean's 11, Peeping Tom, Inherit the Wind, Please Don't Eat the Daisies and From the Terrace.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of March:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 59 years, 8 months and 16 days have passed since the 3rd of March, 1960.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 09 of 1960.
  • Leap Year: 1960 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on the 3rd of March, 1960, will be 59 years of age.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 3rd of March, 1960:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 3rd of March, 1960, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1960 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 3rd of March, 1960 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States on the 3rd of March, 1960.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 3rd of March, 1960 was probably conceived around the 25th of May, 1959. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 3rd of March, 1960 is the 11th of December, 1960. (Rough Estimate).

3rd of March

Events that have occurred on the 3rd of March:

  • 3rd of March, 1923: The first issue of Time Magazine is published.
  • 3rd of March, 1974: 346 people are killed when Turkish Airlines Flight 981 crashes northeast of Paris, France.
  • 3rd of March, 1991: A video emerges of an African American man being beaten by police officers. The man in question turns out to be Rodney King
  • 3rd of March, 2009: A bus carrying Sri Lankan cricketers is attacked by gunmen in Lahore, Pakistan.
  • 3rd of March, 1997: Savage Garden release their song "Truly Madly Deeply".

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 3rd of March, 1960.

Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 3rd of March, 1960. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.


NB: If a video is blank, click on the button above to view the next one...

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of March, 1960.

  • 21,808 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,884,211,200 seconds have passed since the 3rd of March, 1960.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,198,246,400 times.
  • Since the 3rd of March, 1960, earth has travelled approximately 972,252,979,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 314,035,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 162,042,163 steps. That's about 72,019 miles!
  • Since this date, 22,610,534 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Comments

What does the 3rd of March, 1960 mean to you? Were you born on this date? Did you finish school?


Random Dates

A list of random dates that you might be interested in:


Previous Day
2nd of March, 1960