September 30th, 1960

September 30th, 1960, fell on a Friday. Day 274 of 1960. Decade: 1960s.

59 years, 8 months and 6 days have passed since September 30th, 1960.


On This Date

Events that occurred on September 30th, 1960:

  • Animated TV series The Flintstones is aired for the first time.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on September 30th, 1960:

  • United States: My Heart Has A Mind Of Its Own - Connie Francis
  • United Kingdom: Apache - Shadows

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 September 30th, 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.

  • "Theme of Exodus"

    "Theme of Exodus" would go on to win a Grammy for 1960's Song of the Year.

  • The Apartment

    "The Apartment" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1960.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 59 years, 8 months and 6 days have passed since September 30th, 1960.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 39 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 September 30th, 1960, will be 59 years of age.
  • People born in 1960 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around September 30th, 1960:

  • September 26th, 1960: The first televised presidential debate takes place between Richard Nixon and John F Kennedy..
  • October 4th, 1960: 62 people are killed when Eastern Air Lines Flight 375 crashes on takeoff at Logan International Airport in Boston.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on September 30th, 1960, will have the star sign Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1960 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: September 30th, 1960 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.

1960 - Kid's TV

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"


1960 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1960:

  • Etch A Sketch
  • Astrobase
  • Troll doll
  • Crater Critters

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 30th of September:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States on September 30th, 1960.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on September 30th, 1960 was probably conceived around the 22nd of December, 1959. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on September 30th, 1960 is the 10th of July, 1961. (Rough Estimate).

30th of September

Events that have occurred on the 30th of September:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about September 30th, 1960.

  • 21,799 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,883,433,600 seconds have passed since the September 30th, 1960.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,197,339,200 times.
  • Since September 30th, 1960, earth has travelled approximately 971,851,737,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 313,905,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 161,975,290 steps. That's about 71,989 miles!
  • Since this date, 22,601,203 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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