Historical Events Happened In 1962
Sunday, 25 September 2016
Jun 13 In the year 1962 eugene Goossens, British composer (Perseus), dies at 69
Jun 14 In the year 1962 anna Sleasers, first Boston Strangler victim
Jun 14 On this day in history thirty people arrested in plot to kill the French leader De Gaulle
Jun 15 In the year 1962 alfred Cortot, French pianist, dies at 84
Jun 15 On this day in history 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 In the year 1962 volkmar Andreae, Swiss conductor/composer (Bruckner), dies at 82
Jun 19 Frank Borzage, US, director (7th Heaven, Strange Cargo), dies at 69 in the year 1962.
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 Lucile Watson, actress (Great Lie, Model Wife, Florian), dies at 83 in the year 1962.
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 On this day in history nASA civilian pilot Joseph Walker takes X-15 to 6,606 kph, 37,700 m
Jun 28 On this day in history mickey Cochrane, baseball hall of fame catcher, dies at 59
Jun 28 Thalidomide drug banned in Netherlands on this day in history.
Jun 29 On this day in history first flight Vickers (British Aerospace) VC-10 long-range airliner
Jun 30 Caspar Neher, German set designer/librettist, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jun 30 LA Dodger Sandy Koufax no-hits NY Mets, 5-0 in the year 1962.
Jun 30 Rwanda &Burundi become independent on this day in history.
Jul 01 Burundi & Rwanda gain independence from Belgium (National Days) on this day in history.
Jul 01 On this day in history rwanda and Burundi become independent countries
Jul 03 On this day in history algerian Revolution against French ends (Algeria gains ind on 7/5)
Jul 03 The birth of Tom Cruise, American actor in the year 1962.
Jul 04 On this day in history island Records begins
Jul 04 Rex Bell cowboy (Cowboys & Injuns), dies at 56 on this day in history.
Jul 04 On this day in history rex Bell, actor/lt-gov (Nevada), dies of heart attack at 56
Jul 05 On this day in history algeria gains independence after 132 years of French rule
Jul 06 On this day in history william Faulkner author, inventor of Yoknapatawpha Co, dies at 64
Jul 06 On this day in history william [Harrison] Faulkner, US writer (Nobel 1949), dies at 64
Jul 07 Bill Hartack becomes 8th jockey to win 3,000 horse races on this day in history.
Jul 09 Louis A van Gasteren, Dutch actor (Willem van Oranje), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jul 09 In the year 1962 uS performs atmospheric nuclear test at Johnston Island