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Historical Events In 1962

Monday, 08 August 2022

Jul 10   Martin Luther King Jr arrested during demonstration in Georgia on this day in history.  

Jul 10   On this day in history telstar, first geosynchronous communications satellite, launched  

Jul 10   Telstar, the first private communications satellite, launches in the year 1962.  

Jul 11   On this day in history 1st transatlantic TV transmission via satellite (Telstar I)  

Jul 11   In the year 1962 cosmonaut Micolaev set then record longest space flight - 4 days  

Jul 11   Fred Baldasare is first to swim English Channel underwater (scuba) in the year 1962.  

Jul 11   The first transatlantic TV transmission via satellite (Telstar I) on this day in history.  

Jul 12   On this day in history rolling Stones first performance (Marquee Club, London)  

Jul 12   On this day in history the first time 2 manned crafts in space (USSR)  

Jul 13   500 Indonesian parachutist land on New-Guinea in the year 1962.  

Jul 14   On this day in history borehole for Mont Blanc-tunnel finished  

Jul 16   Jan M Romein, historian (Breaking of Two Ages), dies in the year 1962.  

Jul 16   NASA civilian test pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 32,600 m in the year 1962.  

Jul 17   On this day in history robert White in X-15 sets altitude record of 108 km (354,300 ft)  

Jul 17   On this day in history senate rejects medicare for the aged  

Jul 18   On this day in history minn Twins Bob Allison & Harmon Killebrew hit grand slams in 1st inn & Harmon Killebrew connect in a club-record, 11-run 1st inning  

Jul 20   Andre Renard, Belgium worker's union leader (MSU), dies at 51 on this day in history.  

Jul 21   In the year 1962 160 civil right activists jailed after demonstration in Albany Ga  

Jul 22   In the year 1962 1st US Venus probe, Mariner 1, fails at lift-off  

Jul 22   The first US Venus probe, Mariner 1, fails at lift-off on this day in history.  

Jul 24   On this day in history victor Moore, comedian, dies of heart attack at 86  

Jul 27   Edward Godfrey Richard Aldington, novelist/biographer, dies in the year 1962.  

Jul 27   Mariner 2 launched to Venus; flyby mission on this day in history.  

Jul 27   Martin Luther King Jr jailed in Albany Georgia on this day in history.  

Jul 28   19 die in a train crash in Steelton Pa in the year 1962.  

Jul 28   Mariner I launched to Mars falls into Atlantic Ocean in the year 1962.  

Jul 30   33rd All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 9-4 at Wrigley Field, Chicago in the year 1962.  

Jul 30   Myron McCormick, actor (China Girl, Jigsaw), dies of cancer at 54 in the year 1962.  

Jul 31   On this day in history australian Army Training Team Vietnam (AATTV) arrives in South Vietnam  

Jul 31   In the year 1962 federation of Malaysia formed  

Aug 01   Leon Kruczkowski, Polish author (Niemcy), dies at 62 in the year 1962.  

Aug 01   NASA civilian test pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 32,600 m in the year 1962.  

Aug 02   In the year 1962 nASA civilian test pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 32,600 m  

Aug 03   29th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Green Bay 42, All-Stars 20 (65,000) in the year 1962.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1962

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 03   Darren Daulton, US baseball catcher (Phila Phillies) was born in the year 1962.  

Jan 03   Gavin Hastings, WLAF kicker (Scottish Claymores) was born in the year 1962.  

Jan 03   Mark Gardner, US baseball player (Florida Marlins) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   In the year 1962 birth of ulrike Lang, writer  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of francesca Lia Block, American author  

Jan 04   Joe Kleine, NBA center (Phoenix Suns, Chicago Bulls) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   In the year 1962 birth of martin McAloon, rocker (Prefab Sprout-2 Wheels Good)  

Jan 04   In the year 1962 birth of patrick Cassidy, LA Calif, actor/composer (Fever Pitch, Off the Wall)  

Famous Deaths In 1962

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Diego Martínez Barrio, Spanish president (1939), dies at 76 on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Hans Lammers, German SS officer (b. 1879) died on this day in history.  

Jan 06   Jacob "Jaap" Nanninga, Dutch painter (France, N Africa), dies at 57 in the year 1962.  

Jan 09   In the year 1962 leRoy B Shield, US pianist/composer (Union Pacific Suite), dies at 68  

Jan 12   In the year 1962 death of ernie Kovacs, comedian (Ernie Kovacs Show), killed in auto crash at 42  

Jan 13   In the year 1962 ernie Kovacs, comedian, dies in a car crash in West LA, at 42  

Jan 15   Kenneth MacKenna, actor (Men Without Women), dies of cancer at 62 on this day in history.  

Jan 16   Emanuel Stickelberger, Swiss writer (Holbein in England), dies at 77 in the year 1962.  

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