September 30th, 1960, fell on a Friday. It was day 274 of 1960. The decade was the 1960s.
59 years, 10 months and 8 days have passed since September 30th, 1960.
Events that occurred on September 30th, 1960:
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on September 30th, 1960:
The date is September 30th, 1960 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. Schools have started back and autumn has arrived, so temperatures have started to cool and trees are beginning to shed their leaves.
The earthy smells of fall have started to fill the air. In America, the song My Heart Has A Mind Of Its Own by Connie Francis is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Apache by Shadows is the number one hit song.
Dwight David Eisenhower is currently the President of the United States. Because it's 1960, radio stations are playing hit songs from artists such as Percy Faith, Elvis Presley, The Everly Brothers, Connie Francis and Johnny Preston. A horror film called "Psycho" is currently being shown in movie theaters.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Danny Thomas Show", "Gunsmoke", "Rawhide" and "Bonanza". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Lassie", "The Rifleman", "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis" and "Courageous Cat and Minute Mouse". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Crater Critters", "Troll doll", "Astrobase" and "Etch A Sketch".
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"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 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.
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.
"Theme of Exodus" would go on to win a Grammy for 1960's Song of the Year.
"The Apartment" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1960.
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Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1960.
"The Flintstones" - "My Three Sons" - "Courageous Cat and Minute Mouse" - "The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends" - "Dennis the Menace" - "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis" - "The Rifleman" - "The Huckleberry Hound Show" - "Leave It to Beaver" - "Captain Kangaroo" - "Father Knows Best" - "Lassie" - "Looney Tunes"
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