The 23rd of May, 1960, fell on a Monday. Day 144 of 1960. Decade: 1960s.
59 years, 8 months and 1 days have passed since the 23rd of May, 1960.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 23rd of May, 1960:
Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann is captured by Mossad agents in Buenos Aires.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 23rd of May, 1960:
United States: Cathy's Clown - Everly Brothers
United Kingdom: Cathy's Clown - Everly Brothers
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 23rd of May, 1960.
"Theme of Exodus"
"Theme of Exodus" would go on to win a Grammy for 1960's Song of the Year.
"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.
"The Apartment" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1960.
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.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 23rd of May:
23rd of May, 2007: The 2007 UEFA Champions League Final takes place between Liverpool and AC Milan. Milan win 2-1.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 23rd of May, 1960.
21,795 days have passed since this date.
1,883,091,600 seconds have passed since the 23rd of May, 1960.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,196,940,200 times.
Since the 23rd of May, 1960, earth has travelled approximately 971,675,265,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 313,848,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 161,945,878 steps. That's about 71,976 miles!
Since this date, 22,597,099 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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