Historical Events For 1962
Thursday, 20 July 2017
May 22 14th Emmy Awards: Bob Newhart Show, E G Marshall & Shirley Booth in the year 1962.
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 In the year 1962 scott Carpenter orbits Earth 3 times in US Aurora 7
May 24 On this day in history m Scott Carpenter aboard Aurora 7 launched into earth orbit
May 25 On this day in history isley Brothers release "Twist & Shout"
May 25 Isley Brothers release "Twist &Shout" in the year 1962.
May 25 In the year 1962 uS performs nuclear test at Christmas Island (atmospheric)
May 25 US unions AFL-CIO starts campaign for 35-hour work week in the year 1962.
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 On this day in history wide World of Sports with Chris Schenkel premieres on CBS radio
May 29 On this day in history barbra Streisand appears on "Garry Moore Show"
May 29 Barbra Streisand appears on "The Garry Moore Show" on this day in history.
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 in the year 1962.
May 31 "Tell It To Groucho" last airs on CBS-TV in the year 1962.
May 31 Adolf Eichmann, war criminal, hanged at Ramie Prison in Israel at 56 in the year 1962.
Jun 01 On this day in history oscar 2 (ham radio satellite) launched into Earth orbit
Jun 01 USAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 40,420 m on this day in history.
Jun 02 32nd French Mens Tennis: Rod Laver beats Roy Emerson (36 26 63 97 62) in the year 1962.
Jun 02 Franc S Finzgar, Slovic writer (Service Girls), dies in the year 1962.
Jun 03 In the year 1962 air France Boeing 707 crashes on takeoff from Paris, kills 130
Jun 04 On this day in history william Beebe, US biologist/explorer, dies at 84
Jun 06 On this day in history beatles meet their producer George Martin for the first time Beatles record "Besame Mucho" with Peter Best on drums
Jun 06 In the year 1962 guinn Williams, actor (Big Boy-Circus Boy), dies of poisoning at 63
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) on this day in history.
Jun 09 In the year 1962 henry Kendall, actor (Shadow, Romance & Riches), dies at 65
Jun 12 John N Ireland, English composer/pianist (Epic March), dies at 82 in the year 1962.
Jun 12 USAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 56,270 m on this day in history.