Historical Events Happened In 1962
Sunday, 24 May 2015
Jun 13 Eugene Goossens, British composer (Perseus), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Jun 14 Anna Sleasers, first Boston Strangler victim in the year 1962.
Jun 14 In the year 1962 thirty people arrested in plot to kill the French leader De Gaulle
Jun 15 On this day in history alfred Cortot, French pianist, dies at 84
Jun 15 In the year 1962 south Africa passes a bill setting death penalty for many crimes
Jun 17 In the year 1962 brazil Beats Czechosolakia in soccer's 7th World Cup at Santiago
Jun 18 On this day in history volkmar Andreae, Swiss conductor/composer (Bruckner), dies at 82
Jun 19 In the year 1962 frank Borzage, US, director (7th Heaven, Strange Cargo), dies at 69
Jun 21 In the year 1962 uSAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 75,190 m
Jun 23 In the year 1962 "Subways Are after Sleeping" closes at St James NYC after 205 perfs
Jun 24 On this day in history lucile Watson, actress (Great Lie, Model Wife, Florian), dies at 83
Jun 25 Ephraim Lisitsky, Hebrew poet, dies on this day in history.
Jun 25 The U.S. Supreme Court ruled (5 to 4) that prayers in public schools violated the First Amendment to the Constitution regarding the separation of church and state in the year 1962.
Jun 26 On this day in history blacks begin passive resistance in Cairo Ill
Jun 27 NASA civilian pilot Joseph Walker takes X-15 to 6,606 kph, 37,700 m on this day in history.
Jun 28 On this day in history mickey Cochrane, baseball hall of fame catcher, dies at 59
Jun 28 On this day in history thalidomide drug banned in Netherlands
Jun 29 On this day in history first flight Vickers (British Aerospace) VC-10 long-range airliner
Jun 30 On this day in history caspar Neher, German set designer/librettist, dies at 65
Jun 30 In the year 1962 lA Dodger Sandy Koufax no-hits NY Mets, 5-0
Jun 30 Rwanda &Burundi become independent in the year 1962.
Jul 01 In the year 1962 burundi & Rwanda gain independence from Belgium (National Days)
Jul 01 Rwanda and Burundi become independent countries on this day in history.
Jul 03 Algerian Revolution against French ends (Algeria gains ind on 7/5) on this day in history.
Jul 03 In the year 1962 the birth of Tom Cruise, American actor
Jul 04 Island Records begins in the year 1962.
Jul 04 In the year 1962 rex Bell cowboy (Cowboys & Injuns), dies at 56
Jul 04 Rex Bell, actor/lt-gov (Nevada), dies of heart attack at 56 on this day in history.
Jul 05 On this day in history algeria gains independence after 132 years of French rule
Jul 06 In the year 1962 william Faulkner author, inventor of Yoknapatawpha Co, dies at 64
Jul 06 In the year 1962 william [Harrison] Faulkner, US writer (Nobel 1949), dies at 64
Jul 07 Bill Hartack becomes 8th jockey to win 3,000 horse races in the year 1962.
Jul 09 Louis A van Gasteren, Dutch actor (Willem van Oranje), dies at 74 in the year 1962.
Jul 09 On this day in history uS performs atmospheric nuclear test at Johnston Island