8th of November, 1960

The 8th of November, 1960, fell on a Tuesday. Day 313 of 1960. Decade: 1960s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 8th of November, 1960:

  • Democratic candidate John F. Kennedy defeats Richard Nixon to become the next President of the United States


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 8th of November, 1960:

  • United States: Save The Last Dance For Me - Drifters
  • United Kingdom: It's Now Or Never - Elvis Presley

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 8th of November, 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 8th of November:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 59 years, 0 months and 11 days have passed since the 8th of November, 1960.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 45 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 8th of November, 1960, will be 59 years of age.


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 8th of November, 1960, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1960 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 8th of November, 1960 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of November will have the birthstones Topaz and Citrine.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States on the 8th of November, 1960.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 8th of November, 1960 was probably conceived around the 30th of January, 1960. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 8th of November, 1960 is the 18th of August, 1961. (Rough Estimate).

8th of November

Events that have occurred on the 8th of November:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of November, 1960.

  • 21,560 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,862,784,000 seconds have passed since the 8th of November, 1960.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,173,248,000 times.
  • Since the 8th of November, 1960, earth has travelled approximately 961,196,544,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 310,464,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 160,199,424 steps. That's about 71,200 miles!
  • Since this date, 22,353,408 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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