June 26, 1960: Day of the Week
June 26, 1960 was the 178th day of the year 1960 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 188 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is dimanche.
A person born on this day will be 63 years old today. If that same person saved a Nickel every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $1,027.55 today.
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Here’s the June 1960 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1960 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Cancer is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Pearl is the modern birthstone for this month. Moonstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Rat is the mythical animal and Metal is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
June 26, 1960 Historical Event(s)
- 1960Madagascar gains its independence from France.
- 1960The former British Protectorate of British Somaliland gains its independence as Somaliland.
Who was born on June 26, 1960?
- 1960Zachary Breaux, American jazz guitarist (d. 1997)
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