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Visits By Foreign Leaders in 1960

Visitor From Description Date
Prime Minister Kishi Japan Informal visit. Signed Treaty of Mutual Cooperation and Security January 19. In U.S. January 16–23. January 17–21, 1960
Prime Minister Ben-Gurion Israel Unofficial visit. In U.S. March 8–16; visited Boston (Massachusetts) and New York City March 9–13, 1960
Chancellor Adenauer Germany, Federal Republic of Informal meeting with President Eisenhower en route to Japan. In U.S. March 12–23, visiting New York City, Los Angeles, Palm Desert (California), San Francisco, and Honolulu (Hawaii). March 15–17, 1960
Prime Minister Macmillan United Kingdom At Washington and at Camp David (Maryland) to discuss nuclear test negotiations. March 26–29, 1960
President Lleras Colombia State visit at Washington and at Camp David (Maryland) In U.S. April 4–17, visiting Charleston (South Carolina), Hot Springs and Roanoke (Virginia), New York City, and Miami. April 5–8, 1960
President de Gaulle France State visit. Addressed U.S. Congress April 25. Afterwards visited New York City, San Francisco, and New Orleans (Louisiana). Departed U.S. April 29. April 22–26, 1960
King Mahendra Nepal Official visit. Addressed U.S. Congress April 28. In U.S. April 25–June 1. Also visited Mexico (May 16–18) and Canada (May 25–28). U.S. travel included Honolulu (Hawaii), New York City, Knoxville (Tennessee), Salem and Eugene (Oregon), San Francisco, Los Angeles, Albuquerque (New Mexico), Dallas (Texas), Miami, and Detroit (Michigan). April 27–30, 1960
Prime Minister Diefenbaker Canada Official visit to Washington. June 3–4, 1960
King Bhumibol Thailand State visit. In U.S. June 14–July 14, visited Honolulu (Hawaii), Los Angeles, Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania), Williamsburg (Virginia), New York City, Boston (Massachusetts), Knoxville (Tennessee), Colorado Springs (Colorado), Yellowstone Park (Wyoming), and San Francisco. June 28–July 2, 1960
Prime Minister Lumumba Democratic Republic of the Congo (Zaire) Met with Secretary of State Herter while in U.S. to meet with the UN Secretary-General. July 27–29, 1960
President Nkrumah Ghana Met with President Eisenhower in New York City while attending UN General Assembly session. September 22, 1960
Premier Koirala Nepal Met with President Eisenhower in New York City while attending UN General Assembly session. September 22, 1960
Premier Salaam Lebanon Met with President Eisenhower in New York City while attending UN General Assembly session. September 22, 1960
President Tito Yugoslavia Met with President Eisenhower in New York City while attending UN General Assembly session. September 22, 1960
President Olympio Togo Met with President Eisenhower in New York City while attending UN General Assembly session. September 23, 1960
Prime Minister Nehru India Met with President Eisenhower in New York City while attending UN General Assembly session. September 26, 1960
President Nasser Egypt Met with President Eisenhower in New York City while attending UN General Assembly session. September 26, 1960
Prime Minister Macmillan United Kingdom Met with President Eisenhower in New York City while attending UN General Assembly session. September 27, 1960
Premier & Prince Sihanouk Cambodia Met with President Eisenhower in New York City while attending UN General Assembly session. September 27, 1960
Prime Minister Diefenbaker Canada Met with President Eisenhower in New York City while attending UN General Assembly session. September 27, 1960
Prime Minister Macmillan United Kingdom Met with President Eisenhower; discussed East-West disarmament talks. October 1–2, 1960
Prime Minister Menzies Australia Met with President Eisenhower; discussed East-West disarmament talks. October 1–2, 1960
President Sukarno Indonesia Met with President Eisenhower in Washington while attending UN General Assembly. October 6, 1960
King Hussein Jordan Met with President Eisenhower in Washington while attending UN General Assembly. October 7, 1960
Prime Minister Balewa Nigeria Met with President Eisenhower in Washington while attending UN General Assembly. October 8, 1960
King Frederik IX Denmark State visit. In U.S. October 4–17, visiting Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, New York City, and Albany (New York). October 11–14, 1960
Prime Minister Rahman Malaya Official visit. Afterwards visited Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania), San Francisco, Akron (Ohio), and New York City. Departed U.S. November 6. October 25–28, 1960
President Mokhtar Ould Daddah Mauritania Met President Eisenhower. December 12, 1960