November 8th, 1960, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 313 of 1960. The decade was the 1960s.
59 years, 8 months and 1 days have passed since November 8th, 1960.
Events that occurred on November 8th, 1960:
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on November 8th, 1960:
The date is November 8th, 1960 and it's a Tuesday. It's November, so the evenings are getting darker and the days are getting colder. In America, the song Save The Last Dance For Me by Drifters is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, It's Now Or Never by Elvis Presley 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.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Rawhide", "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis", "Danger Man" and "Route 66". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Lassie", "Captain Kangaroo", "The Bugs Bunny Show" and "King Leonardo and His Short Subjects". Popular toys include the likes of "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.
"King Leonardo and His Short Subjects" - "The Bugs Bunny Show" - "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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