Historical Events Happened In 1962
Friday, 31 October 2014
Sep 27 On this day in history francisco Brochado da Rocha, PM of Brazil (1962), dies at 52
Sep 27 On this day in history 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 Patrick Corry, developed self-rotating rock drill, dies in the Bronx on this day in history.
Sep 30 James Meredith registers for classes at University of Mississippi on this day in history.
Oct 01 Barbra Streisand signs her 1st recording contract (with Columbia) in the year 1962.
Oct 01 On this day in history brian Epstein signs a contract to manage the Beatles through 1977
Oct 01 In the year 1962 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 On this day in history the Lucy Show premiers
Oct 01 In the year 1962 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 Frank Lovejoy, actor (Man Against Crime, Meet McGraw), dies at 48 in the year 1962.
Oct 04 E H Hendren, cricketer (57,611 1st-class runs, 3rd-best ever), dies on this day in history.
Oct 04 On this day in history 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 In the year 1962 mauritius Dekker, [Boris Robazki], writer (Boots in Jail), dies at 66
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1962.
Oct 11 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
Oct 16 Byron R White becomes a Supreme Court Justice in the year 1962.
Oct 16 Cuban missile crisis began as JFK becomes aware of missiles in Cuba in the year 1962.
Oct 16 In the year 1962 gaston Bachelard, French philosopher (Water & Dreams), dies at 78