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1960 in British music

Events of the year 1960 in the United Kingdom.

Contents

Incumbents

  • Monarch :
HM Queen Elizabeth II
Harold Macmillan, Conservative Party

Events

Damage to the Severn Railway Bridge
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Undated

Publications

Births

January - February

March - April

May - June

July - August

September - October

November - December

Deaths

References

  1. ^ a b c d e f Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-141-02715-0.  
  2. ^ ""Radio telescope makes space history" BBC On This Day". 1960-03-14. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/14/newsid_2566000/2566961.stm. Retrieved 2008-02-11.  
  3. ^ ""Thousands protest against H-bomb" BBC On This Day". 1960-04-18. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/18/newsid_2909000/2909881.stm. Retrieved 2008-02-11.  
  4. ^ The Hutchinson Factfinder. Helicon. 1999. ISBN 1-85986-000-1.  
  5. ^ ""Margaret weds Armstrong-Jones" BBC On This Day". 1960-05-06. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/6/newsid_3993000/3993317.stm. Retrieved 2008-02-11.  
  6. ^ Somalia entry at The World Factbook. Retrieved on 2008-02-11.
  7. ^ ""Welsh pit blast kills 37 miners" BBC On This Day". 1960-06-28. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/june/28/newsid_2520000/2520665.stm. Retrieved 2008-02-11.  
  8. ^ a b c Palmer, Alan & Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2.  
  9. ^ Cyprus entry at The World Factbook. Retrieved on 2008-02-11.
  10. ^ Nigeria entry at The World Factbook. Retrieved on 2008-02-11.
  11. ^ ""Lady Chatterley's Lover sold out" BBC On This Day". 1960-11-10. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/november/10/newsid_2965000/2965194.stm. Retrieved 2008-02-11.  
  12. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1960". http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1960/. Retrieved 2008-02-11.  
  13. ^ "Royal Shakespeare Company : A history". http://www.rsc.org.uk/aboutthersc/46.aspx. Retrieved 2008-02-11.  

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