Historical Events Happened In 1962
Thursday, 02 July 2015
May 22 14th Emmy Awards: Bob Newhart Show, E G Marshall & Shirley Booth on this day in history.
May 22 In the year 1962 netherlands telephone net becomes completely automated
May 22 Robert A Rushworth, USAF major, takes X-15 to 30,600 meters in the year 1962.
May 22 Roger Maris walks 5 times (record 4 intentionally) in a 9 inning game on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1962 oAS leader General Raoul Salan sentenced to life
May 23 Scott Carpenter orbits Earth 3 times in US Aurora 7 on this day in history.
May 24 In the year 1962 m Scott Carpenter aboard Aurora 7 launched into earth orbit
May 25 On this day in history isley Brothers release "Twist & Shout"
May 25 On this day in history isley Brothers release "Twist &Shout"
May 25 US performs nuclear test at Christmas Island (atmospheric) in the year 1962.
May 25 On this day in history uS unions AFL-CIO starts campaign for 35-hour work week
May 28 Suit alleging de facto school segregation filed in Rochester NY in the year 1962.
May 28 On this day in history uS stock market drops $20.8 B in 1 day
May 28 In the year 1962 wide World of Sports with Chris Schenkel premieres on CBS radio
May 29 In the year 1962 barbra Streisand appears on "Garry Moore Show"
May 29 Barbra Streisand appears on "The Garry Moore Show" in the year 1962.
May 29 Buck O'Neil becomes the first black coach in major league baseball, accepting a job with the Chicago Cubs in the year 1962.
May 30 On this day in history 69 killed in bus crash (Ahmedabad India)
May 30 Benjamin Britten's "War Requiem" premieres on this day in history.
May 31 On this day in history "Tell It To Groucho" last airs on CBS-TV
May 31 Adolf Eichmann, war criminal, hanged at Ramie Prison in Israel at 56 in the year 1962.
Jun 01 Oscar 2 (ham radio satellite) launched into Earth orbit on this day in history.
Jun 01 USAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 40,420 m in the year 1962.
Jun 02 In the year 1962 32nd French Mens Tennis: Rod Laver beats Roy Emerson (36 26 63 97 62)
Jun 02 Franc S Finzgar, Slovic writer (Service Girls), dies on this day in history.
Jun 03 On this day in history air France Boeing 707 crashes on takeoff from Paris, kills 130
Jun 04 William Beebe, US biologist/explorer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Jun 06 Beatles meet their producer George Martin for the first time Beatles record "Besame Mucho" with Peter Best on drums on this day in history.
Jun 06 Guinn Williams, actor (Big Boy-Circus Boy), dies of poisoning at 63 in the year 1962.
Jun 07 In the year 1962 nASA civilian test pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 31,580 m
Jun 08 Jim Beatty runs world record 2 mile (8:29.8) in the year 1962.
Jun 09 Henry Kendall, actor (Shadow, Romance & Riches), dies at 65 in the year 1962.
Jun 12 In the year 1962 john N Ireland, English composer/pianist (Epic March), dies at 82
Jun 12 On this day in history uSAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 56,270 m