Historical Events For 1962
Wednesday, 29 March 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 In the year 1962 robert A Rushworth, USAF major, takes X-15 to 30,600 meters
May 22 In the year 1962 roger Maris walks 5 times (record 4 intentionally) in a 9 inning game
May 23 OAS leader General Raoul Salan sentenced to life in the year 1962.
May 23 Scott Carpenter orbits Earth 3 times in US Aurora 7 on this day in history.
May 24 M Scott Carpenter aboard Aurora 7 launched into earth orbit in the year 1962.
May 25 Isley Brothers release "Twist & Shout" in the year 1962.
May 25 On this day in history isley Brothers release "Twist &Shout"
May 25 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Christmas Island (atmospheric)
May 25 US unions AFL-CIO starts campaign for 35-hour work week on this day in history.
May 28 In the year 1962 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 In the year 1962 barbra Streisand appears on "Garry Moore Show"
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 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 On this day in history adolf Eichmann, war criminal, hanged at Ramie Prison in Israel at 56
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 in the year 1962.
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 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 On this day in history 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 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 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