Historical Events Happened In 1962
Friday, 22 May 2015
May 22 14th Emmy Awards: Bob Newhart Show, E G Marshall & Shirley Booth in the year 1962.
May 22 Netherlands telephone net becomes completely automated in the year 1962.
May 22 On this day in history robert A Rushworth, USAF major, takes X-15 to 30,600 meters
May 22 On this day in history roger Maris walks 5 times (record 4 intentionally) in a 9 inning game
May 23 OAS leader General Raoul Salan sentenced to life on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1962 scott Carpenter orbits Earth 3 times in US Aurora 7
May 24 M Scott Carpenter aboard Aurora 7 launched into earth orbit on this day in history.
May 25 On this day in history isley Brothers release "Twist & Shout"
May 25 In the year 1962 isley Brothers release "Twist &Shout"
May 25 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Christmas Island (atmospheric)
May 25 In the year 1962 uS unions AFL-CIO starts campaign for 35-hour work week
May 28 On this day in history suit alleging de facto school segregation filed in Rochester NY
May 28 In the year 1962 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 Barbra Streisand appears on "Garry Moore Show" in the year 1962.
May 29 On this day in history barbra Streisand appears on "The Garry Moore Show"
May 29 On this day in history buck O'Neil becomes the first black coach in major league baseball, accepting a job with the Chicago Cubs
May 30 In the year 1962 69 killed in bus crash (Ahmedabad India)
May 30 On this day in history benjamin Britten's "War Requiem" premieres
May 31 "Tell It To Groucho" last airs on CBS-TV on this day in history.
May 31 Adolf Eichmann, war criminal, hanged at Ramie Prison in Israel at 56 in the year 1962.
Jun 01 In the year 1962 oscar 2 (ham radio satellite) launched into Earth orbit
Jun 01 On this day in history uSAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 40,420 m
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 in the year 1962.
Jun 03 Air France Boeing 707 crashes on takeoff from Paris, kills 130 on this day in history.
Jun 04 William Beebe, US biologist/explorer, dies at 84 in the year 1962.
Jun 06 In the year 1962 beatles meet their producer George Martin for the first time Beatles record "Besame Mucho" with Peter Best on drums
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 on this day in history.
Jun 12 On this day in history john N Ireland, English composer/pianist (Epic March), dies at 82
Jun 12 USAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 56,270 m in the year 1962.