This Was the Year…1960
U.S. President & Vice President
The Vice President
Time Magazine Person Of The Year
Cost of Living Cost of Food
New House $12,675 Granulated Sugar $ .89 for 10 lbs
Average Income $ 4.007 Milk $ 1.04 per gallon
New Car $ 2,610 Ground Coffee $ .97 per pound
Gallon of Gas $ .25 Bacon $ .65 per pound
Movie Ticket $ 1.00 Eggs $ .29 per dozen
Popular Movies Born This Year
The Apartment (Academy Award Winner) John F. Kennedy, Jr.
Psycho Hugh Grant
The Magnificent Seven Daryl Hannah
National and World News
John F. Kennedy won the Presidential election.
The U.S. sent the first troops to Vietnam following the French with-drawal in 1954.
The Irish Republican Army (IRA) started its fight against the British.
Popular TV Shows Music
Gunsmoke The Twist (Chubby Checker)
Wagon Train Teen Angel (Mark Dinning)
Rawhide Are You Lonesome Tonight (Elvis)
The Jack Benny Show Georgia On My Mind (Ray Charles)
Pittsburgh Pirates (baseball)
Philadelphia Eagles (football)
Jim Rathmann (Indianapolis 500)
Montreal Canadians (hockey)
Boston Celtics (NBA)
Venetian Way (Kentucky Derby)