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MacFarlane Burnet
Sir Frank Macfarlane Burnet won the Nobel Prize for predicting acquired immune tolerance. His most influential contribution to medicine was in developing methods of isolating and culturing influenza virus which are still used today.
He also discovered the causes of Q-fever and psittacosis and proved that the myxomatosis virus does not cause disease in humans

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The Music of 1960

Australian Radio in 1960

Television in 1960

The Lone Ranger 1949-61 cast
The Nelsons 1952-66 cast  
The Loretta Young Show 1953-60    
Father Knows Best 1954-63 cast  
Lassie 1954-72    
The Life & Legend of Wyatt Earp 1955-60 cast  
Cheyenne 1955-62 cast  
Gunsmoke 1955-75 cast  
Sea Hunt 1957-60 cast  
Hancock's Half Hour 1956-61 & 63 cast  
Bachelor Father 1957-61 cast  
Sugarfoot 1957-61 cast  
Maverick 1957-62 cast  
Leave It to Beaver 1957-62 cast  
The Real McCoys 1957-62 cast  
Have Gun Will Travel 1957-63 cast  
Wagon Train 1957-61 & 63 cast  
Perry Mason 1957-65 cast
Pick-a-Box 1957-71    
(Australian) Bandstand 1957-72    
Peter Gunn 1958-60 cast
Yogi Bear 1958-62 cast  
Huckleberry Hound 1958-62 cast  
Naked City 1958-62    
77 Sunset Strip 1958-63 cast  
The Rifleman 1958-63 cast  
Rawhide 1958-66 cast
The Black & White Minstrel Show 1958-78    
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis 1959-62 cast  
Laramie 1959-62    
Six O'Clock Rock 1959-62    
Dennis the Menace 1959-63 cast  
The Untouchables 1959-63 cast  
Dr Finlay's Casebook 1959-65    
Alfred Hitchcock Presents 1959-65  
Bonanza 1959-71 cast
Route 66 1960-63    
Ben Casey 1960-65 cast  
The Flintstones 1960-65 cast
Mr Ed 1960-65 cast  
The Andy Griffiths Show 1960-68 cast
Z Cars 1960-78    
My Three Sons 1960-71 cast  

Movies in 1960

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The Alamo directed by John Wayne John Wayne
Richard Widmark
Lawrence Harvey
Richard Boone
Chill Wills
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The Apartment directed by Billy Wilder Jack Lemon
Shirley Maclaine
Fred MacMurry
Jack Kruschen
Best Picture
Best Art & Set Direction
Best Editing
Best Screenplay

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Exodus directed by Otto Preminger Paul Newman
Eva Marie Saint
Lee J. Cobb
Sal Mineo
Best Score
G.I. Blues directed by Norman Taurog Elvis Presley
Juliet Prowse
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La Dolce Vita directed by Federico Fellini Marcello Mastroiani
Anita Ekberg
Anouk Aimee
Best Costume Design
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La Note directed by Michalangelo Antonioni Jeane Moreau
Marcello Mastroianni
Monica Vitti
The Magnificent Seven directed by John Sturges Yul Brynner
Eli Wallach
Steve McQueen
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North to Alaska directed by Henry Hathaway John Wayne
Stewart Grainger
Pollyanna directed by David Swift Hayley Mills
Jane Wyman
Richard Egan
Karl Malden
Nancy Olson
Adolphe Menjou
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Spartacus directed by Stanley Kubrick Kirk Douglas
Lawrence Olivier
Jean Simmons
Peter Ustinov
Best Supporting Actor
Best Art & Set Direction
Best Cinematography
Best Costume Design
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The Three Worlds of Gulliver directed by Jack Sher Kerwin Mathews
Jo Morrow
June Thorburn
Lee Patterson
Gregoire Aslan
Basil Sydney
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The Time Machine directed by George Pal Rod Taylor
Yvette Mimieux
Alan Young
Sebastian Cabot
Best Special Effects
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Books of 1960

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Hawaii James A Michener Click here to purchase
This Sporting Life David Storey Click here to purchase
The Plague Albert Camus Click here to purchase
To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee Click here to purchase
The Caretaker Harold Pinter Click here to purchase

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