1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter CB), the 1960th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 960th year of the 2nd millennium, the 60th year of the 20th century, and the 1st year of the 1960s decade.
Real World Events
- Stunt performer Simon Crane is born.
- Author Grant Morrison is born.
- Actress Jenette Goldstein is born.
- Author Kristine Kathryn Rusch is born.
- Actor Leland Orser is born.
- Artist Bob Eggleton is born.
- Artist George Pratt is born.
- Actor Jean-Claude Van Damme is born.