Historical Events Happened In 1962
Tuesday, 01 December 2015
Sep 27 In the year 1962 francisco Brochado da Rocha, PM of Brazil (1962), dies at 52
Sep 27 US sells Israel, Hawk anti-aircraft missiles on this day in history.
Sep 29 In the year 1962 launch of Alouette 1, first Canadian satellite (on US Delta rocket)
Sep 29 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history james Meredith became 1st black at U of Mississippi
Oct 01 In the year 1962 johnny Carson hosts his 1st Tonight Show, Joan Crawford guests
Oct 01 The Lucy Show premiers on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1962 uS National Radio Astronomy Obs gets a 300' (91m) radio telescope
Oct 02 In the year 1962 frank Lovejoy actor (Man Against Crime, Meet McGraw), dies at 48
Oct 02 On this day in history 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 In the year 1962 uSAF Maj Robert A Rushworth takes X-15 to 32,300 m
Oct 05 On this day in history 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 in the year 1962.
Oct 08 In the year 1962 solomon Linda, South African singer and composer
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 on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1962 1st appearance of a Gabor sister on Merv Griffin Show
Oct 11 2nd Vatican Council (21st ecumenical) convened by Pope John XXIII in the year 1962.
Oct 11 Pope John XXIII opens Vatican council on this day in history.
Oct 11 On this day in history the first appearance of a Gabor sister on the Merv Griffin Show
Oct 12 On this day in history uS/USSR sign joint space effort in telecommunications and meteorology
Oct 13 "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" opens on Broadway, with Uta Hagen in the year 1962.
Oct 15 Amnesty International formed in London in the year 1962.
Oct 15 In the year 1962 byron R White appointed to the Supreme Court
Oct 16 Byron R White becomes a Supreme Court Justice on this day in history.
Oct 16 Cuban missile crisis began as JFK becomes aware of missiles in Cuba on this day in history.
Oct 16 Gaston Bachelard, French philosopher (Water & Dreams), dies at 78 on this day in history.