Historical Events Happened In 1962
Saturday, 25 October 2014
May 22 In the year 1962 14th Emmy Awards: Bob Newhart Show, E G Marshall & Shirley Booth
May 22 Netherlands telephone net becomes completely automated in the year 1962.
May 22 In the year 1962 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 On this day in history oAS leader General Raoul Salan sentenced to life
May 23 Scott Carpenter orbits Earth 3 times in US Aurora 7 in the year 1962.
May 24 In the year 1962 m Scott Carpenter aboard Aurora 7 launched into earth orbit
May 25 Isley Brothers release "Twist & Shout" on this day in history.
May 25 In the year 1962 isley Brothers release "Twist &Shout"
May 25 US performs nuclear test at Christmas Island (atmospheric) in the year 1962.
May 25 In the year 1962 uS unions AFL-CIO starts campaign for 35-hour work week
May 28 In the year 1962 suit alleging de facto school segregation filed in Rochester NY
May 28 US stock market drops $20.8 B in 1 day on this day in history.
May 28 Wide World of Sports with Chris Schenkel premieres on CBS radio in the year 1962.
May 29 Barbra Streisand appears on "Garry Moore Show" on this day in history.
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 In the year 1962 69 killed in bus crash (Ahmedabad India)
May 30 Benjamin Britten's "War Requiem" premieres on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 1962 "Tell It To Groucho" last airs on CBS-TV
May 31 On this day in history adolf Eichmann, war criminal, hanged at Ramie Prison in Israel at 56
Jun 01 On this day in history oscar 2 (ham radio satellite) launched into Earth orbit
Jun 01 In the year 1962 uSAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 40,420 m
Jun 02 32nd French Mens Tennis: Rod Laver beats Roy Emerson (36 26 63 97 62) in the year 1962.
Jun 02 On this day in history franc S Finzgar, Slovic writer (Service Girls), dies
Jun 03 Air France Boeing 707 crashes on takeoff from Paris, kills 130 in the year 1962.
Jun 04 In the year 1962 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 On this day in history guinn Williams, actor (Big Boy-Circus Boy), dies of poisoning at 63
Jun 07 NASA civilian test pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 31,580 m on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1962 jim Beatty runs world record 2 mile (8:29.8)
Jun 09 On this day in history henry Kendall, actor (Shadow, Romance & Riches), dies at 65
Jun 12 John N Ireland, English composer/pianist (Epic March), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Jun 12 USAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 56,270 m in the year 1962.