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Historical Events Happened In 1962

Friday, 29 April 2016

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) on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history barbra Streisand signs her 1st recording contract (with Columbia)  

Oct 01   In the year 1962 brian Epstein signs a contract to manage the Beatles through 1977  

Oct 01   James Meredith became 1st black at U of Mississippi on this day in history.  

Oct 01   On this day in history johnny Carson hosts his 1st Tonight Show, Joan Crawford guests  

Oct 01   The Lucy Show premiers in the year 1962.  

Oct 01   US National Radio Astronomy Obs gets a 300' (91m) radio telescope in the year 1962.  

Oct 02   In the year 1962 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 in the year 1962.  

Oct 04   In the year 1962 uSAF Maj Robert A Rushworth takes X-15 to 32,300 m  

Oct 05   Beatles release their 1st record "Love Me Do" on this day in history.  

Oct 07   Mauritius Dekker, [Boris Robazki], writer (Boots in Jail), dies at 66 on this day in history.  

Oct 08   Algeria admitted as 109th member of the UN on this day in history.  

Oct 08   N Korea reports 100% election turnout, 100% vote for Workers' Party in the year 1962.  

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 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   The first appearance of a Gabor sister on the Merv Griffin Show in the year 1962.  

Oct 12   In the year 1962 uS/USSR sign joint space effort in telecommunications and meteorology  

Oct 13   On this day in history "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" opens on Broadway, with Uta Hagen  

Oct 15   On this day in history amnesty International formed in London  

Oct 15   Byron R White appointed to the Supreme Court in the year 1962.  

Oct 16   Byron R White becomes a Supreme Court Justice in the year 1962.  

Oct 16   In the year 1962 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.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1962

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of darren Daulton, US baseball catcher (Phila Phillies)  

Jan 03   Gavin Hastings, WLAF kicker (Scottish Claymores) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   In the year 1962 birth of mark Gardner, US baseball player (Florida Marlins)  

Jan 03   Ulrike Lang, writer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   In the year 1962 birth of francesca Lia Block, American author  

Jan 04   Joe Kleine, NBA center (Phoenix Suns, Chicago Bulls) was born in the year 1962.  

Jan 04   In the year 1962 birth of martin McAloon, rocker (Prefab Sprout-2 Wheels Good)  

Jan 04   In the year 1962 birth of patrick Cassidy, LA Calif, actor/composer (Fever Pitch, Off the Wall)  

Famous Deaths In 1962

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Diego Martínez Barrio, Spanish president (1939), dies at 76 on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Hans Lammers, German SS officer (b. 1879) died on this day in history.  

Jan 06   On this day in history jacob "Jaap" Nanninga, Dutch painter (France, N Africa), dies at 57  

Jan 09   LeRoy B Shield, US pianist/composer (Union Pacific Suite), dies at 68 on this day in history.  

Jan 12   Ernie Kovacs, comedian (Ernie Kovacs Show), killed in auto crash at 42 died in the year 1962.  

Jan 13   Ernie Kovacs, comedian, dies in a car crash in West LA, at 42 on this day in history.  

Jan 15   On this day in history kenneth MacKenna, actor (Men Without Women), dies of cancer at 62  

Jan 16   Emanuel Stickelberger, Swiss writer (Holbein in England), dies at 77 on this day in history.  

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