by Olivia and Desiree

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Bye Bye Birdy, Camelot, were two major plays on Broadway during 1960. Grain worth $6 billion piles up in U.S. government-owned storage facilities, congressmen file vigorous complaints about storage costs, but the reserves will drop sharply in the decade ahead as U.S. grain relieves world hunger. The Twist is the new dance craze.
33rd Annual Academy Awards:
Best Actor: Burt Lancaster in Elmer Gantry
Best Actress: Elizabeth Taylor in Butterfield 8
Best Picture: The Apartment

Emmy Awards:
Outstanding Comedy Series: Jack Benny Show
Outstanding Drama Series: Macbeth ( Hallmark Hall of Fame)

3rd Annual Grammy Awards:
Record of the Year: Percy Faith for Theme from A Summer Place
Album of the Year: Bob Newhart for Button Down Mind
Song of the Year: Ernest Gold - Composer for Theme from Exodus
Best New Artist: Bob Newhart

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