What Happened on Apr 17 1961

  • 33rd Academy Awards

    The 33rd Academy Awards, honoring the best in film for 1960, were held on April 17, 1961 at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in Santa Monica,... Read more

  • Bay of Pigs Invasion

    The Bay of Pigs Invasion (known as La Batalla de GirĂ³n in Cuba), was an unsuccessful attempt by a U.S.-trained force of Cuban exiles to invade... Read more