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Historical Events Happened In 1962

Friday, 18 April 2014

Jul 10   Martin Luther King Jr arrested during demonstration in Georgia on this day in history.  

Jul 10   On this day in history telstar, first geosynchronous communications satellite, launched  

Jul 10   Telstar, the first private communications satellite, launches on this day in history.  

Jul 11   On this day in history 1st transatlantic TV transmission via satellite (Telstar I)  

Jul 11   On this day in history cosmonaut Micolaev set then record longest space flight - 4 days  

Jul 11   On this day in history fred Baldasare is first to swim English Channel underwater (scuba)  

Jul 11   The first transatlantic TV transmission via satellite (Telstar I) on this day in history.  

Jul 12   On this day in history rolling Stones first performance (Marquee Club, London)  

Jul 12   The first time 2 manned crafts in space (USSR) on this day in history.  

Jul 13   500 Indonesian parachutist land on New-Guinea on this day in history.  

Jul 14   Borehole for Mont Blanc-tunnel finished on this day in history.  

Jul 16   On this day in history jan M Romein, historian (Breaking of Two Ages), dies  

Jul 16   NASA civilian test pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 32,600 m on this day in history.  

Jul 17   Robert White in X-15 sets altitude record of 108 km (354,300 ft) on this day in history.  

Jul 17   On this day in history senate rejects medicare for the aged  

Jul 18   Minn Twins Bob Allison & Harmon Killebrew hit grand slams in 1st inn & Harmon Killebrew connect in a club-record, 11-run 1st inning on this day in history.  

Jul 20   On this day in history andre Renard, Belgium worker's union leader (MSU), dies at 51  

Jul 21   On this day in history 160 civil right activists jailed after demonstration in Albany Ga  

Jul 22   1st US Venus probe, Mariner 1, fails at lift-off on this day in history.  

Jul 22   On this day in history the first US Venus probe, Mariner 1, fails at lift-off  

Jul 24   Victor Moore, comedian, dies of heart attack at 86 on this day in history.  

Jul 27   Edward Godfrey Richard Aldington, novelist/biographer, dies on this day in history.  

Jul 27   Mariner 2 launched to Venus; flyby mission on this day in history.  

Jul 27   Martin Luther King Jr jailed in Albany Georgia on this day in history.  

Jul 28   19 die in a train crash in Steelton Pa on this day in history.  

Jul 28   On this day in history mariner I launched to Mars falls into Atlantic Ocean  

Jul 30   33rd All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 9-4 at Wrigley Field, Chicago on this day in history.  

Jul 30   On this day in history myron McCormick, actor (China Girl, Jigsaw), dies of cancer at 54  

Jul 31   Australian Army Training Team Vietnam (AATTV) arrives in South Vietnam on this day in history.  

Jul 31   On this day in history federation of Malaysia formed  

Aug 01   Leon Kruczkowski, Polish author (Niemcy), dies at 62 on this day in history.  

Aug 01   On this day in history nASA civilian test pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 32,600 m  

Aug 02   NASA civilian test pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 32,600 m on this day in history.  

Aug 03   On this day in history 29th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Green Bay 42, All-Stars 20 (65,000)  

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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 on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Mark Gardner, US baseball player (Florida Marlins) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of ulrike Lang, writer  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of francesca Lia Block, American author  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of joe Kleine, NBA center (Phoenix Suns, Chicago Bulls)  

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 on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history 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   On this day in history leRoy B Shield, US pianist/composer (Union Pacific Suite), dies at 68  

Jan 12   Ernie Kovacs, comedian (Ernie Kovacs Show), killed in auto crash at 42 died on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

Jan 16   On this day in history emanuel Stickelberger, Swiss writer (Holbein in England), dies at 77