What happened this day in history December 11, 1960

What are the important events that happened on December 11, 1960? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

December 11, 1960: Facts & Myths About This Day

December 11, 1960 is the 346th day of the year 1960 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 20 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Sunday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is November 28, 1960 – a Sunday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘trihectatetracontahexagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Dime every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $2,140.80. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Sagittarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Turquoise is the modern birthstone for this month. Onyx 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 this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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December 11, 1960 Historical Events

  • 1960
    French forces crack down in a violent clash with protesters in French Algeria during a visit by French president Charles de Gaulle.

Who were born on December 11, 1960?

  • 1960
    Rachel Portman, English film composer

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