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1960::: JANUARY 1960: Wash 44, Wisc 8, Rose Bowl.....Albert Camus killed..... Gillette to drop Friday Night fights..... Pete Rozelle becomes NFL boss.....US, British, Soviets resume negotiations on test ban treaty..... Ingemar Johannsson, AP athlete of the year..... FEBRUARY 1960::: France joins A-Bomb club..... First Black sit-in, Greensboro, NC..... Winter Olympics in Squaw Vally begin..... Jack Parr walks off show.....Elizabeth I gives birth..... Ebbets Field demolished..... MARCH 1960::: Pioneer 5 goes into orbit around sun.... Wilt Chamberlain wins both MVP and Rookie of year award..... OSU wins NCAA basketball.....Lady Chatterleys Lover can not be banned from mails.....APRIL 1960:: Syngman Rhee resigns (s.Korea)..... Biloxi race riots..... 18th census begins..... us launches 1st weather satellite..... MAY 1960: Summit breaks up when Ike refuses to apologize for U-2..... Eichmann kidnapped out of Argentina..... Princess Margaret marries..... New NYC team to be called the METS.....Sam Snead wins Tournament of Champions..... Rod Serling, Raymond Burr, Huntley-Brinkley win Emmies.....Carry Back wins Pimlico after winning Derby..... JUNE 1960: Belgian Congo Independent..... us launches an advanced weather satellite..... Floyd Patterson knocks out Johannsson to regain title..... JULY 1960:: UN to send troops to Congo..... France grants independence to mauritania, chad, french congo, central african republic and gabon..... katanga secedes from congo..... ikeda becomes jap premier..... kennedy and nixon chosen..... ike halts cuban sugar sales..... first us firing of nuclear missile from submarine..... AUGUST 1960: cypress independent..... dahomey independent..... communists capture laotian capital..... medicare rejected..... SEPTEMBER 1960:: Khrushchev pounds shoe at UN..... france agrees to leave moracco..... kasavubu vs lumumba fight over congo..... first TV debate, jfk vs nixon..... NASA created..... Summer olympics end in rome, soviets first..... OCTOBER 1960: UN Communist delegates heckle western ones over debate on Congo..... nigeria independent..... 2nd debate. nixon for defend quemoy and matsu, jfk not..... us recalls ambassador to cuba..... us to resume underground nuke testing..... NOVEMBER 1960: france to give algeria independence if its citizens vote for it..... fighting starts between un troops and congo army..... jfk wins election..... us launches its first nuclear missile submarine.... jfk jr born..... DECEMBER 1960: un calls for independence of all remaining colonies..... degaulles plea for independent nuclear force becomes law..... laos premier souvanna phouma flees vientiane for cambodia..... supreme ct rules interstate bus terminal discrimination is unconstitutional..... us fails to get canada to join cuban trade embargo..... archbishop of canterburt visits pope john in vatican.....