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This is a list of various things that took place in 1960.

Significant events

Unknown date

November

Births

January

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Deaths

June

Debuts

July

September

Events

Title changes

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

  • Murder Inc. are awarded the NWA Minneapolis World Tag Team title after previous title co-holder Leo Nomellini returns to the NFL (later in the month, Murder Inc. are recognized as the first AWA World Tag Team Champions after the AWA stops recognizing NWA championships)
  • 8 - Red & Lou Bastien regain the NWA United States Tag Team title from the Fabulous Kangaroos in Washington, D.C.
  • 16 - Verne Gagne is awarded the AWA World title by forfeit when champion Pat O'Connor fails to meet the 90-day deadline to meet Gagne in a title bout (Gagne subsequently vacates his AWA United States Championship)
  • 24 - The Fabulous Kangaroos regain the NWA United States Tag Team title from Red & Lou Bastien in Bridgeport, Connecticut

September

  • 2 - Torbellino Blanco regains the NWA Texas title from Don Leo Jonathan in Houston
  • 7 - Tony Borne wins the NWA Pacific Northwest title from Ed Francis (location unknown)
  • 10 - Danny McShain wins the NWA Texas title from Torbellino Blanco in Texas (specific location unknown)
  • 29 - Cyclone Negro wins the NWA Texas title from Danny McShain in Texas (specific location unknown)

October

November

  • 19 - Wilbur Snyder wins the vacant AWA United States title (approximate date; specific opponent and location unknown); Johnny Valentine & Buddy Rogers win the NWA United States Tag Team title from the Fabulous Kangaroos in Teaneck, New Jersey (Rogers later hands his half of the title to Chief Big Heart)
  • 28 - The Fabulous Kangaroos regain the NWA United States Tag Team title from Johnny Valentine & Chief Big Heart in Washington, D.C.

December

  • 9 - Herb Freeman wins the NWA Pacific Northwest title from Tony Borne in Portland
  • 13 - Gene Kiniski wins the AWA United States title from Wilbur Snyder in Minneapolis

See also

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