What Were Some Sports in the 1960s?
Although baseball was America's favorite pastime in 1960, other popular sports included football, boxing and basketball. There were also Olympic sports such as high diving, pole vaulting, figure skating and alpine skiing. The Little League World Series and Indianapolis 500 gained popularity during the 1960s. In 1967, professional football witnessed the first Super Bowl between the Green Bay Packers and Kansas City Chiefs.