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Encyclopedia > 1960 in sports
Years in sports: 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962 1963
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The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view. ... See also: 1956 in sports, other events of 1957, 1958 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing NASCAR Championship - Buck Baker Indianapolis 500 - Sam Hanks USAC Racing - Jimmy Bryan won the season championship Formula One Championship - Juan Manuel Fangio of Argentina 24 hours of Le Mans... See also: 1957 in sports, other events of 1958, 1959 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing NASCAR Championship - Lee Petty Indianapolis 500 - Jimmy Bryan USAC Racing - Tony Bettenhausen won the season championship Formula One Championship - Mike Hawthorn of Great Britain February 23 - Cuban rebels kidnap... See also: 1958 in sports, other events of 1959, 1960 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Lee Petty won the inaugural Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship — Lee Petty Indianapolis 500 — Rodger Ward USAC Racing — Rodger Ward Formula One Champion — Jack Brabham of Australia... See also: 1960 in sports, other events of 1961, 1962 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Marvin Panch won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Ned Jarrett Indianapolis 500 - A.J. Foyt USAC Racing - A.J. Foyt won the driving championship Formula One... See also: 1961 in sports, other events of 1962, 1963 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Fireball Roberts won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Joe Weatherly Indianapolis 500 - Rodger Ward USAC Racing - Rodger Ward won the season championship Formula One Championship - Graham... See also: 1962 in sports, other events of 1963, 1964 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Tiny Lund won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Joe Weatherly Indianapolis 500 - Parnelli Jones USAC Racing - A.J. Foyt won the season championship Formula One Championship... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... (19th century - 20th century - 21st century - more centuries) Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s As a means of recording the passage of time, the 20th century was that century which lasted from 1901–2000 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar (1900–1999... The 21st century is the present century of the Anno Domini (common) era, in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... The 1930s (years from 1930–1939) were described as an abrupt shift to more radical and conservative lifestyles, as countries were struggling to find a solution to the Great Depression, also known in Europe as the World Depression. ... The 1940s decade ran from 1940 to 1949. ... // Recovering from World War II and its aftermath, the economic miracle emerged in West Germany and Italy. ... The 1960s Ashley Rocks! decadeHI refers to the years from January 1, 1960 to December 31, 1969, inclusive. ... The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979, inclusive. ... The 1980s refers to the years of 1980 to 1989. ... This article is very long Some browsers may have difficulty rendering this article. ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1961 calendar). ... 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar). ... 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1963 calendar). ...

Athletics

A womens 400 metre hurdles race on a typical outdoor red rubber track. ...

Marathon

Although marathon sometimes refers to any athletic event requiring great endurance, more specifically it refers to a long-distance track event of 42,195 m (26 miles and 385 yards). ... December 4th redirects here. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan_(bordered). ... Fukuoka marathon, held in Fukuoka (Japan), is a prominent international marathon race started in 1947. ... Barry Magee (born 6 January 1934) was a New Zealander athlete who competed mainly in the Marathon. ...

Auto Racing

Racing cars redirects here. ... This article is about the sport of stock car racing. ... Robert Glen Johnson, Jr. ... The Daytona 500 is a 200-lap, 500 mile (805 km) NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series race held annually at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. ... NASCAR Nextel Cup logo NEXTEL Cup trophy, adopted in 2004 4-time champion Jeff Gordon poses with the Winston Cup trophy (used prior to 2004) The NASCAR Championship is the championship held in NASCARs top stock car racing series. ... Rex White is a former NASCAR champion. ... Indy 500 redirects here. ... Jim Rathmann (born July 16, 1928) is a former American race car driver who won the Indianapolis 500 in 1960. ... A simple wooden cart in Australia A cart transporting watermelons in Harbin, China. ... A. J. Foyt (born January 16, 1935) is considered by many as the greatest race car driver of all time. ... Formula One - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Sir John Arthur Jack Brabham, OBE (born April 2, 1926) is an Australian racing driver who was Formula One champion in 1959, 1960 and 1966. ... The 24 Hours of Le Mans (24 Heures du Mans) is the worlds most famous sports car endurance race, held annually at Circuit de la Sarthe near Le Mans, France, in the French Sarthe département. ... Olivier Gendebien, born January 12, 1924 in Brussels, Belgium and died on October 2, 1998 in Les Baux de Provence, in the Bouches-du-Rhône departement of France, was a war hero and race car driver. ... Paul Frère was a Formula One driver from Belgium. ... Ferrari is an Italian sports car manufacturer based in Maranello, Italy. ... Rallying (international) or rally racing (US) is a form of automobile racing that takes place on normal roads with modified production or specially built road cars. ... Stephane Sarrazin driving a Subaru Impreza WRC on the Monte Carlo Rally Carlos Sainz driving a Toyota Corolla WRC on the Monte Carlo Rally Carlssons replica 1963 Monte Carlo Saab 96 rally car at Linköping, on the occasion of the Diamond Jubilee of SAAB in 1997 The Monte... This page is about the Mercedes-Benz brand of automobiles and trucks from the DaimlerChrysler automobile manufacturer. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Leonard Harris in St Kitts. ... The National Hot Rod Association, known as the NHRA, was founded by Wally Parks in 1951 in the State of California to provide a governing body to organize and promote the sport of drag racing. ...

Baseball

A view of the playing field at Busch Stadium II St. ... For other events named World Series, see World Series (disambiguation). ... Major league affiliations National League (1887–present) Central Division (1994–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 1,4,8,9,20,21,33,40,42 Name Pittsburgh Pirates (1891–present) Pittsburgh Innocents (1890) (Also referred to as Infants in 1890) Pittsburg Alleghenies (1882–1889) Ballpark PNC Park (2001–present) Three Rivers... Major league affiliations American League (1901–present) East Division (1969–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 23, 32, 37, 44, 49 Name New York Yankees (1913–present) New York Highlanders (1903-1912) Baltimore Orioles (1901-1902) (Also referred to as... Robert Clinton Richardson (born August 19, 1935 in Sumter, South Carolina) is a former second baseman in Major League Baseball who played for the New York Yankees from 1955 through 1966. ... October 13 is the 286th day of the year (287th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bill Mazeroskis famous game-winning home run at Forbes Field to win the 1960 World Series The 1960 World Series was played between the Pittsburgh Pirates (NL) and New York Yankees (AL). ... A view of the playing field at Busch Stadium II St. ... William Stanley Mazeroski (born September 5, 1936 in Wheeling, West Virginia), nicknamed Maz, and also called simply The Glove by radio broadcaster Bob Prince, is a former Major League Baseball player. ... For other events named World Series, see World Series (disambiguation). ... Mark McGwire swinging for the fences. ... The Winnipeg Goldeyes have been two separate and distinct baseball teams based out of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada playing in the independent Northern League. ... Northern League can mean: Northern League (baseball) for minor league baseball in the United States and Canada Northern League (football) (Albany Northern League) for the association football league in North East England Northern League (ice hockey) which existed in the late 1970s and early 1980s in Britain. ...

Basketball

Freddy Johns Sara Giauro shoots a three-point shot, FIBA Europe Cup for Women Finals 2005. ... The NCAA Mens Division I Basketball Championship is held each spring featuring 65 of the top college basketball teams in the United States. ... The National Basketball Association (NBA) is a basketball league. ... The National Basketball Association (NBA) is a basketball league. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The Atlanta Hawks are a National Basketball Association (NBA) team based in Atlanta, Georgia. ...


Boxing

Professional boxing bout featuring Ricardo Domínguez (left) versus Rafael Ortíz Boxing, also called pugilism (from Latin), prizefighting (when referring to professional boxing) or the sweet science[1] is a sport and martial art in which two participants of similar weight fight each other with their fists in a... March 16 is the 75th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (76th in leap years). ... Gabriel Flash Elorde (b. ... Quezon City P (Filipino: Lungsod Quezon), is the former capital and the most populous city in the Philippines. ... June is the sixth month of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with a length of 30 days. ... Floyd Patterson (January 4, 1935 – May 11, 2006) was an American heavyweight boxing champion. ... Ingemar Johansson (born 22 September 1932 -) was a Swedish heavyweight boxer. ... September 5 is the 248th day of the year (249th in leap years). ... For other persons named Muhammad Ali, see Muhammad Ali (disambiguation). ... Professional boxing bout featuring Ricardo Domínguez (left) versus Rafael Ortíz Boxing, also called pugilism (from Latin), prizefighting (when referring to professional boxing) or the sweet science[1] is a sport and martial art in which two participants of similar weight fight each other with their fists in a... Nickname: The Eternal City Motto: SPQR: Senatus PopulusQue Romanus Location of the city of Rome (yellow) within the Province of Rome (red) and region of Lazio (grey) Coordinates: Region Lazio Province Province of Rome Founded 21 April 753 BC  - Mayor Walter Veltroni Area    - City 1285 km²  (580 sq mi)  - Urban... The five Olympic rings were designed in 1913, adopted in 1914 and debuted at the Games at Antwerp, 1920. ...

Cycling

Police officer on a bicycle Cycling is a recreation, a sport and a means of transport across land. ... The Tour de France is the worlds best known cycling race, a three week long road race that covers a circuit of most areas around France, and sometimes neighbouring countries. ... Gastone Nencini was a Italian cyclist who won the 1960 Tour de France and the 1957 Giro dItalia. ... The Giro dItalia, also simply known as the Giro, is a long distance road bicycle race for professional cyclists held over three weeks in May or early June in and around Italy. ... Jacques Anquetil (January 8, 1934 - November 18, 1987), was a French cyclist and the first cyclist to win the Tour de France five times, in 1957 and from 1961 to 1964. ...

Field Hockey

  • Olympic Games (Men's Competition) in Rome, Italy
    • Gold Medal: Pakistan
    • Silver Medal: India
    • Bronze Medal: Spain

A game of field hockey in progress Field hockey is a popular sport for men and women in many countries around the world; it is the second most popular team sport after football (soccer)[]. Its official name and the one by which it is usually known is hockey [1][2... Final results for the Hockey competition at the 1960 Summer Olympics: Only mens competitions occurred during this year. ... Nickname: The Eternal City Motto: SPQR: Senatus PopulusQue Romanus Location of the city of Rome (yellow) within the Province of Rome (red) and region of Lazio (grey) Coordinates: Region Lazio Province Province of Rome Founded 21 April 753 BC  - Mayor Walter Veltroni Area    - City 1285 km²  (580 sq mi)  - Urban...

Figure skating

Figure skating is an ice skating sporting event where individuals, mixed couples, or groups perform spins, jumps, and other moves on the ice, often to music. ... The World Figure Skating Championships is an annual event sanctioned by the International Skating Union in which elite figure skaters compete for the title of World Champion. ... Alain Giletti (born November 9, 1939) was a French figure skater. ... Carol Heiss competes at the 1960 United States Figure Skating Championships Carol Elizabeth Heiss Jenkins (born January 20, 1940 in New York, NY) is an American figure skater. ... Barbara Wagner was a Canadian figure skater. ... Robert Paul (b. ...

Football (American)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... // The Minnesota Golden Gophers are the college sports team for the University of Minnesota. ... A college football game between Colorado State University and the Air Force Academy. ... For other uses of National Football League, see National Football League (disambiguation). ... Alvin Ray Pete Rozelle (March 1, 1926–December 6, 1996) was the commissioner of the National Football League (NFL) from January 1960 to November 1989, when he retired from office. ... City Irving, Texas Other nicknames Americas Team, The Boys, Team colors Royal Blue, Navy Blue, Metallic Silver, Silver, and White Head Coach Wade Phillips Owner Jerry Jones General manager Jerry Jones League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1960–present) Western Conference (1960) Eastern Conference (1961-1969) Capitol Division (1967... City Minneapolis, Minnesota Other nicknames The Vikes, The Purple People Eaters Team colors Purple, Gold, and White Head Coach Brad Childress Owner Zygi Wilf General manager Rob Brzezinski Fight song Skol, Vikings Mascot Ragnar League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1961–present) Western Conference (1961-1969) Central Division (1967-1969... The Arizona Cardinals are a National Football League team based in Tempe, Arizona. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... December 26 is the 360th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, 361st in leap years. ... The National Football League has used several different formats to determine their league champions since its founding in 1920. ... City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Team colors Midnight Green, Black, White, and Silver Head Coach Andy Reid Owner Jeffrey Lurie General manager Tom Heckert Fight song Fly, Eagles Fly Mascot Swoop League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1933–present) Eastern Division (1933-1949) American Conference (1950-1952) Eastern Conference (1953-1969) Capitol... City Green Bay, Wisconsin Team colors Dark Green, Gold, and White Head Coach Mike McCarthy Owner 111,967 stockholders Chairman Bob Harlan General manager Ted Thompson Fight song Go! You Packers! Go! League/Conference affiliations Independent (1919-1920) National Football League (1921–present) Western Division (1933-1949) National Conference (1950... AFL logo The American Football League (AFL) was a professional league of American football that operated from 1960 to 1969. ... Eugene Mingo (born September 22, 1938 in Akron, Ohio) was the first black field goal kicker in professional football in the United States, and was a very versatile American football player, playing several positions including halfback, kicker, and kickoff/punt returner. ... City Denver, Colorado Other nicknames Orange Crush Team colors Orange, Broncos Navy Blue, and White [1] Head Coach Mike Shanahan Owner Pat Bowlen General manager Ted Sundquist Mascot Miles League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960-1969) Western Division (1960-1969) National Football League (1970–present) American Football Conference (1970... AFL logo The American Football League (AFL) was a professional league of American football that operated from 1960 to 1969. ... Thomas R. Tom Flores (born March 21, 1937 in Fresno, California) is a retired Mexican-American football quarterback and coach. ... City Oakland, California Other nicknames The Silver and Black, Da Raidahs Team colors Silver and Black Head Coach Lane Kiffin Owner Al Davis General manager Michael Lombardi League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960–1969) Western Division (1960–1969) National Football League (1970–present) American Football Conference (1970–present) AFC... AFL logo The American Football League (AFL) was a professional league of American football that operated from 1960 to 1969. ... City New Orleans, Louisiana Team colors Old Gold, Black, and White Head Coach Sean Payton Owner Tom Benson General manager Mickey Loomis Mascot Gumbo League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1967–present) Eastern Conference (1967-1969) Capitol Division (1967; 1969) Century Division (1968) National Football Conference (1970-present) NFC West... The San Diego Chargers are a National Football League team based in San Diego, California. ...

Football (Australian rules football)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... The Big Men Fly - high marking is a key skill and spectator attribute of Aussie Rules Precise field and goal kicking using the oval shaped ball is the most important skill in Aussie Rules Footy Australian rules football, also known as Australian football, Aussie rules, or simply football or footy... The Victorian Football League, formerly known as the Victorian Football Association (VFA), is a second-tier Australian rules football league. ... The Melbourne Football Club (MFC), nicknamed The Demons, is an Australian rules football club playing in the Australian Football League, based in Melbourne, Victoria. ... The Collingwood Football Club, nicknamed The Magpies after the black and white striped guernseys worn by the players, is an Australian rules football club, playing in the elite Australian Football League. ... The Charles Brownlow Trophy, better known as the Brownlow Medal and colloquially as Charlie, is the medal awarded to the best and fairest player in the Australian Football League during the regular season (ie not including finals matches) as decided upon by umpires. ... John Schultz is a former Australian rules football player, who played for the Footscray Football Club and is one of the clubs greatest players. ... The Western Bulldogs, formerly known as the Footscray Football Club or The Bulldogs is an Australian Football League (AFL) club based at the Whitten Oval in western suburban Melbourne, Australia, drawing its supporter base from this traditionally poor, industrial, and less leafy part of Melbourne. ...

Football (Canadian)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Then Prime Minister Joe Clark presents the 1979 Grey Cup to victorious Edmonton Eskimos Danny Kepley and Tom Wilkinson. ... The Ottawa Rough Riders were a Canadian Football League team based in Ottawa, Ontario. ... The Edmonton Eskimos are a Canadian Football League team based in Edmonton, Alberta. ...

Football (Soccer)

For an extensive coverage see 1960 in football (soccer)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Football is a ball game played between two teams of eleven players, each attempting to win by scoring more goals than their opponent. ... The following are the football (soccer) events of the year 1960 throughout the world. ... Note: for the full results of all FA Cup finals, see FA Cup Final The FA Cup - this is the fourth trophy, in use since 1992, and identical in design to the third trophy introduced in 1911. ... Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C. is an English football club playing at Molineux. ... Blackburn Rovers Football Club are an English Premier League football club based in the town of Blackburn, Lancashire. ... First international Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium; 28 August 1920) Last International Netherlands 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Amsterdam, Netherlands; 25 March 1992) Biggest win Yugoslavia 10 - 1 India (Helsinki, Finland; 15 July 1952) Yugoslavia 9 - 0 Zaire (Gelsenkirchen, Germany; 18 June 1974) Biggest defeat Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium... The 1960 European Football Championship, then called the European Nations Cup, was the first edition of the European Football Championship, held every four years and endorsed by UEFA. The final tournament was held in France. ...

Golf

Men's Golf Greg Norman on the 18th tee at St Andrews. ... Golfer teeing off at the start of a hole Golf is an outdoor game where individual players or teams play a small ball into a hole using various clubs. ...

Women's Golf The Grand Slam of golf consists of four major golfing events held each year; the events are often referred to as the major tournaments and are all recognized as a part of the worlds two most prestigious tours, the PGA TOUR in the United States and the PGA European... April 10 is the 100th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (101st in leap years). ... This article is about the golf tournament. ... Nationality  United States Birth September 10, 1929 (age 77) Latrobe, Pennsylvania Height 5 ft 10 in (1. ... The United States Open Golf Tournament is an annual mens golf tournament staged by the United States Golf Association each June. ... Nationality  United States Birth September 10, 1929 (age 77) Latrobe, Pennsylvania Height 5 ft 10 in (1. ... The Champions Belt & The Claret Jug. ... Kel Nagle (born December 21, 1920 in North Sydney) is an Australian golfer best known for winning the British Open Championship in 1960. ... 2007 PGA tournament logo The PGA Championship (referred to as the US PGA Championship outside of North America) is an annual golf tournament conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA Tour. ... Junius Joseph Jay Hebert (February 14, 1923 – May 25, 1997) was an American golfer. ... Founded in 1916, the Professional Golfers Association of America is headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, United States and claims to be the largest working sports organization in the world with more than 27,000 members. ... Nationality  United States Birth September 10, 1929 (age 77) Latrobe, Pennsylvania Height 5 ft 10 in (1. ... Golfer teeing off at the start of a hole Golf is an outdoor game where individual players or teams play a small ball into a hole using various clubs. ...

The United States Open Golf Tournament is an annual mens golf tournament staged by the United States Golf Association each June. ... Betsy Rawls (b. ... The LPGA Championship, currently known for sponsorship reasons as the McDonalds LPGA Championship, is the second-longest running tournament in the history of the Ladies Professional Golf Association surpassed only by the U.S. Womens Open. ... Mickey Wright (b February 14 1935 San Diego, California, given names Mary Kathryn) is an American professional golfer. ... Mae Louise Suggs (born September 7, 1923 in Atlanta, Georgia) is a veteran golfer and one of the founders of modern ladies golf. ... LPGA stands for Ladies Professional Golf Association. ...

Thoroughbred Horse Racing

Thoroughbred horse racing is the main form of horse-racing throughout the world. ... The 1976 cup won by Van Der Hum. ... The Queens Plate is North Americas oldest thoroughbred horse race, run at a distance of 1 1/4 miles for 3-year-old thoroughbed horses, foaled in Canada, run annually in July at Woodbine Racetrack, Etobicoke (Toronto), Ontario. ... Races at Lonchamp - Édouard Manet, 1867 The Prix de LArc de Triomphe is a flat thoroughbred horse race of a 2400 metres (about 1 mile 4 furlongs) raced on turf for 3 year olds and up, Colts, horses, Fillies and mares (exclude geldings). ... The Irish Derby is a Group 1 flat horse race in the Republic of Ireland for three-year-old thoroughbred colts and fillies run over a distance of 1 mile 4 furlongs (2,414 metres) at the Curragh, County Kildare in late June / early July. ... The Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing (Triple Crown for short, but the term is also used in other sports, and thus the full name should be used when it could cause confusion) consists of three races for three-year-old thoroughbred horses. ... The Two Thousand Guineas Stakes is a Group 1 1 mile (1600 meters) thoroughbred flat racing horse race for 3-year-olds colts and fillies run in May of each year over the Rowley Mile at Newmarket, Suffolk, England. ... Epsom Derby, Théodore Géricault, 1821. ... The St. ... The Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing (Triple Crown for short, but the term is also used in other sports, and thus the full name should be used when it could cause confusion) consists of three races for three-year-old thoroughbred horses. ... Churchill Downs racetrack, 1998 The Kentucky Derby is a Grade I stakes race for three-year-old thoroughbred horses, staged annually in Louisville, Kentucky on the first Saturday in May, capping the two-week-long Kentucky Derby Festival. ... The Preakness Stakes is a classic 1 3/16 mile (1. ... The Belmont Stakes is a prestigious Grade I stakes race held yearly in June at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. ...

Harness Racing

A trotter training at Vincennes hippodrome Harness racing is a form of horse-racing in which the horses race in a specified gait. ... The Triple Crown of Harness Racing for Pacers consists of the following horse races: Cane Pace Messenger Stakes Little Brown Jug The traditional order of the races was Cane Pace, Little Brown Jug, and Messenger. ... The Cane Pace is a harness horse race run annually since 1955. ... The Little Brown Jug is a harness race for three-year-old pacing standardbreds hosted by the Delaware County Agricultural Society since 1946 at the County Fairgrounds in Delaware, Ohio. ... The Messenger Stakes is an American harness racing event for 3-year-old pacing horses. ... The Triple Crown of Harness Racing for Trotters consists of the following horse races: Hambletonian Yonkers Trot Kentucky Futurity Since its inauguration in 1955, only seven horses have ever won the Trotting Triple Crown. ... The Hambletonian is a United States harness racing event held annually for three-year-old trotting standardbreds. ... The Yonkers Trot is a harness race for three-year old trotting standardbreds held at Yonkers Raceway in New York. ... The Kentucky Futurity is a stakes race for three-year-old trotters, held annually at The Red Mile in Lexington, Kentucky since 1893. ... The Interdominions is a harness racing competition held between horses from Australia and New Zealand. ... The Caduceus Two caduceuses without wings as decoration of door portal in Ztracená street in Olomouc (Czech Republic). ...

Ice Hockey

  • The American Olympic men's ice-hockey team won the United States' first Olympic hockey gold medal with a record of 7–0–0 during the tournament.

Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... The VIII Olympic Winter Games were held in 1960 in Squaw Valley, USA. Alexander Cushing, the creator of the resort, campaigned vigorously to win the Games. ... The Art Ross Trophy is given to the National Hockey League player with the most points scored at the end of the regular season. ... NHL redirects here. ... Robert Marvin Hull (born January 3, 1939) was a Canadian ice hockey player. ... The Chicago Blackhawks are a professional ice hockey team based in Chicago, Illinois. ... Hart Memorial Trophy on display at the Hockey Hall of Fame The Hart Memorial Trophy is presented annually to the ice hockey player who is most valuable to his team in the National Hockey League during the regular season. ... NHL redirects here. ... Gordon Gordie Howe, OC (born March 31, 1928 in Floral, Saskatchewan) was a Canadian professional ice hockey player who played for the Detroit Red Wings and Hartford Whalers. ... The Detroit Red Wings are an NHL franchise located in Detroit, Michigan. ... The Stanley Cup The Stanley Cup is the championship trophy of the National Hockey League (NHL), the major professional ice hockey league in Canada and the United States. ... The Montreal Canadiens are a professional ice hockey team based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. ... The Toronto Maple Leafs are a professional ice hockey team based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. ... The Ice Hockey World Championships are an annual event put together by the IIHF, the International Ice Hockey Federation, since 1930. ... NCAA sponsors a championship tournament in ice hockey. ... The University of Denver (DU) is an independent, coeducational, four-year university in Denver, Colorado. ... Michigan Technological University (abbr. ... Alternative meanings: Boston (disambiguation) The 18th_century Old State House in Boston is surrounded by tall buildings of the 19th and 20th centuries. ...

Skiing

Alpine skier carving a turn on piste Members of the U.S. Air Force skiing (and snowboarding) at Keystone Resorts 14th Annual SnoFest Downhill Ski Racing This article is about snow skiing. ... Alpine skier carving a turn on piste Alpine skiing (or downhill skiing) is a recreational activity and sport involving sliding down snow-covered hills with long, thin skis attached to each foot. ... The VIII Olympic Winter Games were held in 1960 in Squaw Valley, USA. Alexander Cushing, the creator of the resort, campaigned vigorously to win the Games. ... Jean Vuarnet (born January 18, 1933 in Le Bardo, Tunisia) is a French former Alpine skiier. ... Ernst Hinterseer (born February 27, 1932 in Kitzbühel) is an Austrian former skier. ... Roger Staub (1 July 1936 - 30 June 1974) was an alpine skier. ... The VIII Olympic Winter Games were held in 1960 in Squaw Valley, USA. Alexander Cushing, the creator of the resort, campaigned vigorously to win the Games. ... Heidi Biebl (born February 17, 1941). ... Ann Heggtveit, born January 11, 1939 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, is an Olympic and world champion in alpine skiing. ... Yvonne Rüegg (born 2 August 1938) is former alpine skier. ... Ann Heggtveit, born January 11, 1939 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, is an Olympic and world champion in alpine skiing. ... The International Ski Federation/Fédération Internationale de Ski (FIS) is the main international organisation of ski sports. ... Alpine skier carving a turn on piste Alpine skiing (or downhill skiing) is a recreational activity and sport involving sliding down snow-covered hills with long, thin skis attached to each foot. ... Ann Heggtveit, born January 11, 1939 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, is an Olympic and world champion in alpine skiing. ...

Swimming

  • July 23 — Thirteen days after breaking his own world record in the men's 200m butterfly (long course) Troy once again betters the world's best time in that event, this time at a meet in Toledo, Ohio clocking 2:13.4.

This article concentrates on human swimming. ... June 12 is the 163rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (164th in leap years), with 202 days remaining. ... Marianne Yvonne Heemskerk (born August 28, 1944 in Rotterdam) is a former Dutch swimmer, who won the silver medal in the 100 Metres Butterfly at the 1960 Summer Olympics. ... The first World Record in the Mens 200 metres Butterfly in long course (50 metres) swimming was recognised by the International Swimming Federation (FINA) in 1959. ... [] (Sorbian/Lusatian: Lipsk) is the largest city in the Federal State (Bundesland) of Saxony in Germany. ... GDR redirects here. ... July 10 is the 191st day (192nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 174 days remaining. ... Michael (Mike) Francis Troy (born October 3, 1940) is a retired butterfly swimmer from the United States, who broke the world record in the 200m butterfly for five consecutive times before it was taken over by fellow American swimmer Carl Robie in 1961. ... The first World Record in the Mens 200 metres Butterfly in long course (50 metres) swimming was recognised by the International Swimming Federation (FINA) in 1959. ... Nickname: River City Location in the state of Indiana Country United States State Indiana County Vanderburgh Mayor Jonathan Weinzapfel Area    - City 105. ... July 23 is the 204th day (205th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 161 days remaining. ... The first World Record in the Mens 200 metres Butterfly in long course (50 metres) swimming was recognised by the International Swimming Federation (FINA) in 1959. ... Nickname: The Glass City Location in the state of Ohio Country United States State Ohio County Lucas Mayor Carty Finkbeiner (D) Area    - City 217. ... August 4 is the 216th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (217th in leap years), with 149 days remaining. ... At the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy, 15 swimming events were contested. ... The Roman Colosseum Rome (Italian and Latin Roma) is the capital city of Italy, and of its Lazio region. ... The first World Record in the Mens 200 metres Butterfly in long course (50 metres) swimming was recognised by the International Swimming Federation (FINA) in 1959. ... Nickname: Motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (Latin for, We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes) Location in Wayne County, Michigan Coordinates: Country United States State Michigan County Wayne County Government  - Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Area  - City  143. ... September 2 is the 245th day of the year (246th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... At the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy, 15 swimming events were contested. ... The first World Record in the Mens 200 metres Butterfly in long course (50 metres) swimming was recognised by the International Swimming Federation (FINA) in 1959. ...

Tennis

A tennis net Tennis is a game played between either two players (singles) or two teams of two players (doubles). Players use a stringed racquet to strike a hollow rubber ball covered with felt over a net into the opponents court. ... A Grand Slam is a term in tennis used to denote winning all four of the following championship titles in the same year: Australian Open French Open Wimbledon U.S. Open These tournaments are therefore also known as the Grand Slam tournaments, and rank as the most important tennis tournaments... The Australian Open is the first of the worlds four Grand Slam tennis tournaments, held each January at Melbourne Park. ... Rodney George (Rod) Laver (born August 9, 1938, in Rockhampton, Australia) is a former tennis player from Australia who was the World No. ... The French Open, officially the Tournoi de Roland-Garros (English: Roland Garros Tournament), is a tennis event held over two weeks between mid May and early June in Paris, France, and is the second of the Grand Slam tournaments on the annual tennis calendar. ... Nicola Nicky Pietrangeli (born September 11, 1933, in Tunis, Tunisia) is a former tennis player from Italy. ... Wimbledon logo The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly referred to as simply Wimbledon, is the oldest and arguably most prestigious event in the sport of tennis. ... Neale Andrew Fraser (born on October 3, 1933) was an Australian male tennis player. ... The U.S. Open is the fourth and final event of the Grand Slam in tennis. ... Neale Andrew Fraser (born on October 3, 1933) was an Australian male tennis player. ... A Grand Slam is a term in tennis used to denote winning all four of the following championship titles in the same year: Australian Open French Open Wimbledon U.S. Open These tournaments are therefore also known as the Grand Slam tournaments, and rank as the most important tennis tournaments... The Australian Open is the first of the worlds four Grand Slam tennis tournaments, held each January at Melbourne Park. ... Margaret Smith Court (nee Margaret Jean Smith) (born July 16, 1942) is a retired Australian professional tennis player, who was one of the most successful players in the history of the sport. ... The French Open, officially the Tournoi de Roland-Garros (English: Roland Garros Tournament), is a tennis event held over two weeks between mid May and early June in Paris, France, and is the second of the Grand Slam tournaments on the annual tennis calendar. ... Darlene Hard (born January 6, 1936 in LA,CA) is a tennis player known for her volleying ability and strong serves. ... Wimbledon logo The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly referred to as simply Wimbledon, is the oldest and arguably most prestigious event in the sport of tennis. ... Maria Ester Audion Bueno, born October 11, 1939, in São Paulo, Brazil, is a former tennis champion. ... The U.S. Open is the fourth and final event of the Grand Slam in tennis. ... Darlene Hard (born January 6, 1936 in LA,CA) is a tennis player known for her volleying ability and strong serves. ... The great Australians Lew Hoad and Ken Rosewall with the Cup in 1953 The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in mens tennis. ...

General sporting events

Multi-Sport Events Arctic Winter Games Asian Games Canada Games Commonwealth Games Francophone Games Gaelic Games Gay Games Goodwill Games Nordic Games Pan American Games Paralympic Games Special Olympic Games Summer Olympic Games Winter Olympic Games World Games World Wheelchair Games X Games American football Alamo Bowl Aztec Bowl Capital... The 1960 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XVII Olympiad, were held in 1960 in Rome, Italy. ... Nickname: The Eternal City Motto: SPQR: Senatus PopulusQue Romanus Location of the city of Rome (yellow) within the Province of Rome (red) and region of Lazio (grey) Coordinates: Region Lazio Province Province of Rome Founded 21 April 753 BC  - Mayor Walter Veltroni Area    - City 1285 km²  (580 sq mi)  - Urban... The VIII Olympic Winter Games were held in 1960 in Squaw Valley, USA. Alexander Cushing, the creator of the resort, campaigned vigorously to win the Games. ... Lake Tahoe from Squaw Valley. ... See also: 1960 Summer Olympics The 1960 Summer Paralympic Games were the first Paralympics. ... The Roman Colosseum Rome (Italian and Latin Roma) is the capital city of Italy, and of its Lazio region. ... The 1960 Winter Universiade, the I Winter Universiade, took place in Chamonix, France. ... Panorama of Chamonix valley Chamonix-Mont-Blanc or, more commonly, Chamonix is a town and commune in eastern France, in the Haute-Savoie département, at the foot of Mont Blanc. ...

Awards

In 1931, the first and most prestigious Athlete of the Year award in the United States was initiated by the Associated Press (AP). ... Rafer Lewis Johnson (born August 18, 1935) is a former American decathlete. ... Athletics, also known as track and field or track and field athletics, is a collection of sport events. ... In 1931, the first and most prestigious Athlete of the Year award in the United States was initiated by the Associated Press (AP). ... Wilma Glodean Rudolph (June 23, 1940 – November 12, 1994) was an American athlete and three time Olympic champion. ... Athletics, also known as track and field or track and field athletics, is a collection of sport events. ...

Births

January

January 5 is the 5th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 6 is the 6th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 359 days (360 in leap years) remaining. ... Howard Howie Michael Long (born January 9, 1960 in Somerville, Massachusetts) played football as a defensive end, and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2000. ... January 9 is the 9th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ursula Thielemann was a field hockey international for West Germany and was born on January 9, 1960. ... January 24 is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Manfred Zielonka (born January 24, 1960) is a retired boxer from West Germany. ... January 25 is the 25th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Huub van Boeckel (born January 25, 1960 in Den Haag, Zuid-Holland) is a retired professional tennis player from the Netherlands, who was one of Hollands leading players in the 1980s. ... Annelies Maas (born January 25, 1960 in Wageningen, Gelderland) is a former freestyle swimmer from The Netherlands, who competed in two consequentive Summer Olympics for her native country, starting in 1976. ... January 29 is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sean Kerly (born on January 29, 1960) is a former field hockey player, who was a member of the golden winning British squad at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul. ... Gregory Efthimios Louganis (born November 29, 1960 in El Cajon, California) is a gay American diver. ... January 30 is the 30th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Christopher (Chris) Effield Brown (born January 30, 1960 in Auckland) is a former field hockey player from New Zealand, who was a member of the national team that finished seventh at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. ...

February

February 2 is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Sadiq Abdullahi (born February 2, 1960) is a former tennis player from Nigeria, who represented his native country at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, where he was defeated in the first round by Spains Javier Sanchez. ... February 9 is the 40th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... José Bernardo Piñango (born February 9, 1960 in Caracas) is a retired boxer from Venezuela, who won the silver medal in the Bantamweight division (-54 kg) at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. ... February 13 is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Pierluigi Collina. ... February 21 is the 52nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Rolf Falk-Larssen (born 21 February 1960) was a Norwegian speedskater who won at the age of 22 the World Allround Speed Skating Championships in Oslo. ... February 25 is the 56th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Stefan Blöcher (born on February 25, 1960 in Wiesbaden) is a former field hockey player from (West-)Germany, who competed at two Summer Olympics for his native country. ... February 27 is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Pär Arvidsson (born February 27, 1960 in Finspång) was a butterfly swimmer from Sweden. ...

March

March 2 is the 61st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (62nd in leap years). ... Roald Max Antoine van Noort (born March 2, 1960 in Elst) is a former water polo player from The Netherlands, who finished in sixth position with the Dutch National Mens Team at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. ... March 3 is the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (63rd in leap years). ... Per Pelle Holmertz (born March 3, 1960) was a freestyle swimmer from Sweden. ... Orlando Romero (born March 3, 1960) is a former boxer from Peru. ... March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). ... John The Beast Mugabi (born March 4, 1960) is a former boxer and world Jr. ... March 5 is the 64th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (65th in leap years). ... Kathleen Ann McGahey (born March 5, 1960) is a former field hockey player from the United States, who was a member of the Womens National Team that won the bronze medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. ... March 8 is the 67th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (68th in leap years). ... Maxwell (Max) Metzker (born March 8, 1960 in Johannesburg, Republic of South Africa) was an Australian long distance freestyle swimmer of the late 1970s and early 1980s, who won a bronze medal in the 1500m freestyle at the 1980 Moscow Olympics. ... March 9 is the 68th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (69th in Leap years). ... Thierry Vigneron (born March 9, 1960) is a retired French athlete. ... March 10 is the 69th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (70th in leap years). ... Antonio Corgos Cervantes (born 10 March 1960 in Barcelona, Catalunya) is a retired long jumper from Spain. ... For the Lebanese political coalition, see March 14 Alliance. ... Kirby Puckett (March 14, 1960 [1] – March 6, 2006) was a center fielder in Major League Baseball who played his entire career with the Minnesota Twins from 1984 to 1995. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... March 20 is the 79th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (80th in leap years). ... Robertas Žulpa (born March 20, 1960) is a former Lithuanian swimmer who competed for the Soviet Union, winner of a gold medal in 200m breaststroke with a time of 21585 at the 1980 Summer Olympics. ... March 21 is the 80th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (81st in leap years). ... Ayrton Senna da Silva (IPA: ) (March 21, 1960–May 1, 1994), better known as Ayrton Senna, was a Brazilian Formula One triple world champion. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... March 26 is the 85th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (86th in leap years). ... Marcus LeMarr Allen (born March 26, 1960 in San Diego, California) is a former American football player, and until recently affiliated with CBS as a game analyst. ... Damir Keretic (born March 26, 1960 in Zagreb) is a former tennis player from Germany, who didnt win a single title during his professional career. ... Judith (Judy) Ann Strong (born March 26, 1960) is a former field hockey player from the United States, who was a member of the Womens National Team that won the bronze medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. ... March 30 is the 89th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (90th in a leap year). ... Peter Maher was a Canadian marathon runner who competed mainly in the 1990s. ...

April

April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 274 days remaining. ... Frank Jan Anton Leistra (born April 1, 1960 in Delft, Zuid-Holland) is a former field hockey goalkeeper from The Netherlands, who was a member of the Dutch team that won the bronze medal at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul. ... April 6 is the 96th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (97th in leap years). ... Vanja Gesheva-Tsvetkova (born April 6, 1960) is a Bulgarian canoer who won four Olympic medals in the kayak flatwater events. ... April 12 is the 102nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (103rd in leap years). ... Agapius Masong (born April 12, 1960) is a former long-distance runner from Tanzania, who represented his native country in the mens marathon at the 1984 Summer Olympics. ... April 13 is the 103rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (104th in leap years). ... Olaf Ludwig (born April 13, 1960,Gera) is a former German racing cyclist. ... April 21 is the 111th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (112th in leap years). ... Eric Noordegraaf (born April 21, 1960 in Gouda) is a former water polo player from The Netherlands, who participated in two Summer Olympics. ...

May

May 8 is the 128th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (129th in leap years). ... Mary Frances Clinton (nee Deakins, born May 8, 1960 in Darfield, New Zealand) is a former field hockey player from New Zealand, who was a member of the national team that finished sixth at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. ... May 10 is the 130th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (131st in leap years). ... This article or section may be confusing or unclear for some readers, and should be edited to rectify this. ... May 11 is the 131st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (132nd in leap years). ... Jürgen Schult (born May 11, 1960 in Amt Neuhaus, Lower Saxony) is a German track and field athlete, who represented East Germany in the 1988 Olympic competition in the discus throw on October 1, 1988, where he won the gold medal. ... May 15 is the 135th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (136th in leap years). ... Kipling (Kip) Hladky (born May 15, 1960 in Edmonton, Alberta) is a former field hockey player from Canada, who participated in the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. ... May 26 is the 146th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (147th in leap years). ... Dean Lukin (born May 26, 1960) is a retired weightlifter from Australia, who won the gold medal in the Super Heavyweight category at the 1984 Summer Olympics. ... Romas Ubartas (born May 26, 1960 in Panevezys) is a former discus thrower from Lithuania who won a silver medal at the 1988 Summer Olympics and a gold medal at the 1992 Summer Olympics. ... May 31 is the 151st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (152nd in leap years), with 214 days remaining. ... Greg C. Adams (born on the May 31st, 1960 in Duncan, British Columbia) was a professional ice hockey forward in the NHL from 1980 to 1990. ...

June

June 3 is the 154th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (155th in leap years), with 211 days remaining. ... Anett Pötzsch (* June 3, 1960 in Karl-Marx-Stadt (today renamed Chemnitz), Saxony, Germany) is a German figure skater. ... June 12 is the 163rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (164th in leap years), with 202 days remaining. ... Diane Hendrina Edelijn (born June 12, 1960 in Hoogvliet, Zuid-Holland) is a former backstroke swimmer from the Netherlands, who competed for her native country at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Canada. ... Hagen Stamm (born June 12, 1960 in Berlin) is a former water polo player from Germany, who is considered to be one of Germanys best in the last twenty years having won the bronze medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California, and became fifth at the... June 15 is the 166th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (167th in leap years), with 199 days remaining. ... Didier Courrège in his Cadre Noir uniform. ... Marieke Birgitta van Doorn (born June 15, 1960 in Rotterdam) is a former Dutch field hockey midfielder, who was a member of the National Womens Team that won the golden medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics. ... June 23 is the 174th day of the year (175th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 191 days remaining. ... Andy Tenbult (born June 23, 1960 in Onaping, Ontario) is a former ice hockey player of the Dutch ancestry , who was born in Canada. ... June 24 is the 175th day of the year (176th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 190 days remaining. ... René Temmink (born 24 June 1960 in Deventer) is a former Dutch football referee. ... June 28 is the 179th day of the year (180th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 186 days remaining. ... John Albert Elway, Jr. ...

July

For the United States holiday, the Fourth of July, see Independence Day (United States). ... Anton Heiden (born July 4, 1960 in Barendrecht, Zuid-Holland) is a former water polo player from The Netherlands, who finished in sixth position with the Dutch National Mens Team at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. ... July 8 is the 189th day of the year (190th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 176 days remaining. ... Susanne Schultz Nielsson (born July 8, 1960 in Århus) is a former swimmer from Denmark, who won the bronze medal in the 100 metres Breaststroke at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. ... July 12 is the 193rd day (194th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 172 days remaining. ... Ismail Mustafov (in Bulgarian: Исмаил Мустафов, born July 12, 1960) is a Bulgarian boxer, winner of the gold medal tt the Seoul Olympic in 1988; winner of the bronze medal at the Moscow Olympics in 1980 in the Light Flyweight category. ... July 18 is the 199th day (200th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 166 days remaining. ... Peter Parkas Daji (born July 18, 1960 in Auckland) is a former field hockey player from New Zealand, who was a member of the national team that finished seventh at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. ... July 22 is the 203rd day (204th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 162 days remaining. ... Torben Schmidt Grael (Born in São Paulo, July 22, 1960) is one of the most important Brazilian sailors, renowned in international competitions. ... July 28 is the 209th day (210th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 156 days remaining. ... Timothy (Tim) William Bright (born 28 July 1960) is a retired American pole vaulter. ...

August

August 1 is the 213th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (214th in leap years), with 152 days remaining. ... Henry Durand Tillman (born August 1, 1960) is an American boxer. ... August 2 is the 214th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (215th in leap years), with 151 days remaining. ... The introduction to this article provides insufficient context for those unfamiliar with the subject matter. ... August 7 is the 219th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (220th in leap years), with 146 days remaining. ... Steven Rooks (August 7, 1960) is a former Dutch professional road racing cyclist known for his climbing ability. ... August 13 is the 225th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (226th in leap years), with 140 days remaining. ... For the Motörhead drummer, see Phil Philthy Animal Taylor. ... Michael (Mike) Richmond (born August 13, 1960 in Adelaide, South Australia) is a former ice speed skater from Australia, who represented his native country in three consecutive Winter Olympics, starting in 1980 in Lake Placid, United States. ... August 26 is the 238th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (239th in leap years). ... Victor Caballero (born August 26, 1960) is a former tennis player from Paraguay, who represented his native country as a lucky loser at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul. ...

September

September 8 is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years). ... Alexi Grewal (born 1961) is an Olympic gold medalist and former professional road racing cyclist from the United States. ... September 26 is the 269th day of the year (270th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lesley Anne Elliott (born September 26, 1960 in Taumarunui) is a retired field hockey player from New Zealand, who was a member of the national team that finished sixth at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. ... September 27 is the 270th day of the year (271st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

October

October 2 is the 275th day (276th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 90 days remaining. ... Pedro Johannes van Raamsdonk (born October 2, 1960 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland) is a retired boxer from the Netherlands, who competed for his native country at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. ... October 11 is the 284th day of the year (285th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Anne van Schuppen (born October 11, 1960) is a former long-distance runner from the Netherlands, who represented her native country at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia. ... October 30 is the 303rd day of the year (304th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 62 days remaining. ... Diego Armando Maradona (born October 30, 1960) is an Argentine former football player regarded by many as the greatest football player of all time. ...

November

November 3 is the 307th day of the year (308th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 58 days remaining. ... Karch in his trademark pink cap attacks the ball at the 2005 Boulder Open. ... November 18 is the 322nd day of the year (323rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Ivans Klementjevs (born November 18, 1960) is a retired Latvian flatwater canoer, who won three Olympic medals in C-1 1000 metres at the 1988, 1992 and 1996 Summer Olympics. ... November 24 is the 328th day (329th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Cameron (Cam) Henning (born November 24, 1960 in Edmonton, Alberta) is a former backstroke swimmer from Canada, who competed for his native country at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. ... November 26 is the 330th day (331st on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Vasiliy Bubka (born 26 November 1960 in Voroshilovgrad) is a retired pole vaulter who represented the USSR and later Ukraine. ... November 28 is the 332nd day (333rd on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Andrew (Andy) Ritchie (born November 28, 1960 in Manchester) is a former English footballer. ...

December

December 12 is the 346th day (347th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 19 days remaining. ... Krzysztof Kazimierz Kosedowski (born December 12, 1960 in Tczew) is a retired boxer from Poland, who won the bronze medal in the featherweight division (– 57 kg) at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, Soviet Union. ... December 22 is the 356th day of the year (357th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Tyrell Biggs (born December 22, 1960 in Philadelphia, PA) is an American heavyweight boxer. ...

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