Today in History for 2nd May 1960

Day of Week: Monday

Historical Events

Events 1 - 4 of 4

- "American Bandstand's" Dick Clark
- Harry Belafonte 2nd Carnegie Hall performance
- House investigating committee, looking into payola questions
- Pulitzer prize awarded to Al Drury (Advice & Consent)

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 1 of 1

- Ravi Ratnayeke, cricketer (Sri Lankan pace bowler & opening batsman)

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 1 of 1

- Caryl Chessman, rapist executed after 12 years of appeals at 39

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