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Historical Events Happened In 1962

Thursday, 05 May 2016

Jan 01   Beatles' Decca audition is unsuccessful on this day in history.  

Jan 01   On this day in history diego Martínez Barrio, Spanish president (1939), dies at 76  

Jan 01   Navy SEAL teams established on this day in history.  

Jan 01   Rwanda granted internal self-government by Belgium in the year 1962.  

Jan 01   Western Samoa gains independence from New Zealand; Susuga Malietoa Tanumafili II becomes co-chief of Western Samoa in the year 1962.  

Jan 02   On this day in history nighttime version of "Password" with Allen Ludden premieres on CBS  

Jan 03   On this day in history ground is broken for the Houston Astrodome  

Jan 03   Pope John XXIII excommunicates Fidel Castro in the year 1962.  

Jan 04   1st automated (unmanned) subway train (NYC) in the year 1962.  

Jan 04   In the year 1962 the first automated (unmanned) subway train (New York City NY)  

Jan 05   In the year 1962 tony Sheridan & Beatles produce "My Bonnie" & "The Saints"  

Jan 06   On this day in history jacob "Jaap" Nanninga, Dutch painter (France, N Africa), dies at 57  

Jan 07   On this day in history aFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 47-27  

Jan 07   In the year 1962 assassination attempt on Indonesian president Sukarno, fails  

Jan 08   In the year 1962 dutch express train crashes into slow commuter train, 91 die (Netherlands)  

Jan 08   Dutch express train crashes into slow commuter train, 93 die (Neth) in the year 1962.  

Jan 08   In the year 1962 golfer Jack Nicklaus, 21, first pro appearance, he came in 50th  

Jan 09   LeRoy B Shield, US pianist/composer (Union Pacific Suite), dies at 68 in the year 1962.  

Jan 09   In the year 1962 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site  

Jan 10   4,000 die in avalanche, Ranrahirca, Perú in the year 1962.  

Jan 10   In the year 1962 eruptions on Mount Huascaran in Peru destroy 7 villages & kill 3,500  

Jan 11   Mandela leaves South Africa, travels to Ethiopia, Algeria &England on this day in history.  

Jan 11   On this day in history volcano Huascaran in Peru, erupts; 4,000 die  

Jan 12   On this day in history ernie Kovacs, comedian (Ernie Kovacs Show), killed in auto crash at 42  

Jan 13   On this day in history "Do Re Mi" closes at St James Theater NYC after 400 performances  

Jan 13   Comedian Ernie Kovacs is killed in a car crash in Los Angeles in the year 1962.  

Jan 13   Ernie Kovacs, comedian, dies in a car crash in West LA, at 42 in the year 1962.  

Jan 14   In the year 1962 nFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 31-30  

Jan 15   50th Australian Mens Tennis Rod Laver beats R Emerson (86 06 64 64) in the year 1962.  

Jan 15   50th Australian Mens Tennis: Rod Laver beats R Emerson (86 06 64 64) on this day in history.  

Jan 15   In the year 1962 dutch & Indonesian navy encounter in Etna Bay New Guinea  

Jan 15   On this day in history kenneth MacKenna, actor (Men Without Women), dies of cancer at 62  

Jan 16   On this day in history death of JF Hurley, first official AIF photographer, appointed during the Battle of Third Ypres in 1917  

Jan 16   Emanuel Stickelberger, Swiss writer (Holbein in England), dies at 77 in the year 1962.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1962

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 03   Darren Daulton, US baseball catcher (Phila Phillies) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Gavin Hastings, WLAF kicker (Scottish Claymores) was born in the year 1962.  

Jan 03   In the year 1962 birth of mark Gardner, US baseball player (Florida Marlins)  

Jan 03   Ulrike Lang, writer was born in the year 1962.  

Jan 03   Francesca Lia Block, American author was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Joe Kleine, NBA center (Phoenix Suns, Chicago Bulls) was born in the year 1962.  

Jan 04   Martin McAloon, rocker (Prefab Sprout-2 Wheels Good) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Patrick Cassidy, LA Calif, actor/composer (Fever Pitch, Off the Wall) was born in the year 1962.  

Famous Deaths In 1962

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history diego Martínez Barrio, Spanish president (1939), dies at 76  

Jan 04   In the year 1962 death of hans Lammers, German SS officer (b. 1879)  

Jan 06   On this day in history jacob "Jaap" Nanninga, Dutch painter (France, N Africa), dies at 57  

Jan 09   LeRoy B Shield, US pianist/composer (Union Pacific Suite), dies at 68 on this day in history.  

Jan 12   In the year 1962 death of ernie Kovacs, comedian (Ernie Kovacs Show), killed in auto crash at 42  

Jan 13   Ernie Kovacs, comedian, dies in a car crash in West LA, at 42 on this day in history.  

Jan 15   Kenneth MacKenna, actor (Men Without Women), dies of cancer at 62 in the year 1962.  

Jan 16   Emanuel Stickelberger, Swiss writer (Holbein in England), dies at 77 on this day in history.  

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