Historical Events For 1962
Saturday, 21 January 2017
Sep 27 Francisco Brochado da Rocha, PM of Brazil (1962), dies at 52 in the year 1962.
Sep 27 US sells Israel, Hawk anti-aircraft missiles in the year 1962.
Sep 29 Launch of Alouette 1, first Canadian satellite (on US Delta rocket) in the year 1962.
Sep 29 In the year 1962 patrick Corry, developed self-rotating rock drill, dies in the Bronx
Sep 30 James Meredith registers for classes at University of Mississippi in the year 1962.
Oct 01 Barbra Streisand signs her 1st recording contract (with Columbia) in the year 1962.
Oct 01 Brian Epstein signs a contract to manage the Beatles through 1977 in the year 1962.
Oct 01 James Meredith became 1st black at U of Mississippi in the year 1962.
Oct 01 Johnny Carson hosts his 1st Tonight Show, Joan Crawford guests on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history the Lucy Show premiers
Oct 01 US National Radio Astronomy Obs gets a 300' (91m) radio telescope on this day in history.
Oct 02 Frank Lovejoy actor (Man Against Crime, Meet McGraw), dies at 48 in the year 1962.
Oct 02 In the year 1962 frank Lovejoy, actor (Man Against Crime, Meet McGraw), dies at 48
Oct 04 E H Hendren, cricketer (57,611 1st-class runs, 3rd-best ever), dies in the year 1962.
Oct 04 In the year 1962 uSAF Maj Robert A Rushworth takes X-15 to 32,300 m
Oct 05 In the year 1962 beatles release their 1st record "Love Me Do"
Oct 07 Mauritius Dekker, [Boris Robazki], writer (Boots in Jail), dies at 66 in the year 1962.
Oct 08 On this day in history algeria admitted as 109th member of the UN
Oct 08 N Korea reports 100% election turnout, 100% vote for Workers' Party on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1962 solomon Linda, South African singer and composer
Oct 09 Lulu McConnell comediene (It Pays to be Ignorant), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Oct 09 Lulu McConnell, comediene (It Pays to be Ignorant), dies at 80 in the year 1962.
Oct 09 On this day in history nASA civilian test pilot John B McKay takes X-15 to 39,200 m
Oct 11 1st appearance of a Gabor sister on Merv Griffin Show in the year 1962.
Oct 11 In the year 1962 2nd Vatican Council (21st ecumenical) convened by Pope John XXIII
Oct 11 On this day in history pope John XXIII opens Vatican council
Oct 11 In the year 1962 the first appearance of a Gabor sister on the Merv Griffin Show
Oct 12 In the year 1962 uS/USSR sign joint space effort in telecommunications and meteorology
Oct 13 In the year 1962 "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" opens on Broadway, with Uta Hagen
Oct 15 In the year 1962 amnesty International formed in London
Oct 15 Byron R White appointed to the Supreme Court in the year 1962.
Oct 16 In the year 1962 byron R White becomes a Supreme Court Justice
Oct 16 On this day in history cuban missile crisis began as JFK becomes aware of missiles in Cuba
Oct 16 Gaston Bachelard, French philosopher (Water & Dreams), dies at 78 in the year 1962.