Historical Events For 1962
Saturday, 25 March 2017
Sep 27 Francisco Brochado da Rocha, PM of Brazil (1962), dies at 52 on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1962 uS sells Israel, Hawk anti-aircraft missiles
Sep 29 In the year 1962 launch of Alouette 1, first Canadian satellite (on US Delta rocket)
Sep 29 In the year 1962 patrick Corry, developed self-rotating rock drill, dies in the Bronx
Sep 30 In the year 1962 james Meredith registers for classes at University of Mississippi
Oct 01 In the year 1962 barbra Streisand signs her 1st recording contract (with Columbia)
Oct 01 On this day in history brian Epstein signs a contract to manage the Beatles through 1977
Oct 01 James Meredith became 1st black at U of Mississippi in the year 1962.
Oct 01 In the year 1962 johnny Carson hosts his 1st Tonight Show, Joan Crawford guests
Oct 01 The Lucy Show premiers in the year 1962.
Oct 01 On this day in history uS National Radio Astronomy Obs gets a 300' (91m) radio telescope
Oct 02 On this day in history frank Lovejoy actor (Man Against Crime, Meet McGraw), dies at 48
Oct 02 In the year 1962 frank Lovejoy, actor (Man Against Crime, Meet McGraw), dies at 48
Oct 04 In the year 1962 e H Hendren, cricketer (57,611 1st-class runs, 3rd-best ever), dies
Oct 04 USAF Maj Robert A Rushworth takes X-15 to 32,300 m in the year 1962.
Oct 05 Beatles release their 1st record "Love Me Do" in the year 1962.
Oct 07 On this day in history mauritius Dekker, [Boris Robazki], writer (Boots in Jail), dies at 66
Oct 08 Algeria admitted as 109th member of the UN in the year 1962.
Oct 08 In the year 1962 n Korea reports 100% election turnout, 100% vote for Workers' Party
Oct 08 Solomon Linda, South African singer and composer in the year 1962.
Oct 09 In the year 1962 lulu McConnell comediene (It Pays to be Ignorant), dies at 80
Oct 09 In the year 1962 lulu McConnell, comediene (It Pays to be Ignorant), dies at 80
Oct 09 NASA civilian test pilot John B McKay takes X-15 to 39,200 m in the year 1962.
Oct 11 In the year 1962 1st appearance of a Gabor sister on Merv Griffin Show
Oct 11 On this day in history 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 "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" opens on Broadway, with Uta Hagen on this day in history.
Oct 15 In the year 1962 amnesty International formed in London
Oct 15 Byron R White appointed to the Supreme Court on this day in history.
Oct 16 In the year 1962 byron R White becomes a Supreme Court Justice
Oct 16 In the year 1962 cuban missile crisis began as JFK becomes aware of missiles in Cuba
Oct 16 In the year 1962 gaston Bachelard, French philosopher (Water & Dreams), dies at 78