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Historical Events In 1962

Thursday, 07 July 2022

Aug 04   Nelson Mandela captured by South African police on this day in history.  

Aug 05   First quasar located by radio in the year 1962.  

Aug 05   Marilyn Monroe, found dead of apparent self-inflicted drug OD at 35 on this day in history.  

Aug 05   Nelson Mandela arrested for incitement & illigally leaving South Africa on this day in history.  

Aug 05   In the year 1962 nelson Mandella arrested and then imprisoned  

Aug 06   Jamaica becomes independent after 300 years of British rule on this day in history.  

Aug 06   In the year 1962 jamaica gains independence from Britain  

Aug 06   Jamaica gains independent from Britain on this day in history.  

Aug 07   In the year 1962 morris Louis, US painter (post painterly abstraction), dies at 49  

Aug 07   On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR  

Aug 09   On this day in history hermann Hesse, German/Swiss poet/author (Nobel 1946), dies at 85  

Aug 10   Ted Husing, sportscaster (Monday Night Fights), dies at 60 in the year 1962.  

Aug 11   In the year 1962 andrian G Nikolayev, becomes 3rd Russian in space aboard Vostok 3  

Aug 11   On this day in history beach Boys release "Surfin' Safari"  

Aug 12   In the year 1962 russia launches Vostok 4, Pavel Popovich, who lands safely Aug 15  

Aug 12   Tim D.was born this day in Calgary in the year 1962.  

Aug 13   In the year 1962 bert Campaneris of Daytona Beach (FSL) pitches ambidextrously  

Aug 14   French and Italian workers break through at Mount Blanc Vehicular Tunnel on this day in history.  

Aug 14   NASA civilian test pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 60,000 m in the year 1962.  

Aug 14   US mail truck in Plymouth, Mass robbed of more than $1.5 million on this day in history.  

Aug 15   Shady Grove Baptist Church burned in Leesburg Georgia in the year 1962.  

Aug 16   In the year 1962 ringo Starr replaces Pete Best as Beatle drummer  

Aug 17   In the year 1962 beatles replaces Pete Best with Ringo Starr  

Aug 17   E German border guards shot &kill Peter Fechter, 18, attempting to cross Berlin Wall into western sector on this day in history.  

Aug 17   In the year 1962 navy's first hydrofoil patrol craft, USS High Point (PCH-1) launched at Seattle, WA  

Aug 18   In the year 1962 cleo Ridgely, silent screen actress (I Remember Mama), dies at 68  

Aug 18   On this day in history peter, Paul and Mary release their first hit "If I Had a Hammer"  

Aug 19   In the year 1962 kerstin Hesselgren, 1st woman in Swedish parliament, dies at 90  

Aug 21   Verne Gagne beats Mister M (doctor X) in Minn, to become NWA champ on this day in history.  

Aug 23   In the year 1962 hoot Gibson, silent screen cowboy actor (Last Outlaw), dies at 70  

Aug 24   Henry George Ley, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1962.  

Aug 26   Mickey Wright wins LPGA Salt Lake City Golf Open on this day in history.  

Aug 27   On this day in history carlos Lavin, composer, dies at 79  

Aug 27   Mariner 2 launched; 1st probe to fly by Venus 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   On this day in history birth of mark Gardner, US baseball player (Florida Marlins)  

Jan 03   Ulrike Lang, writer was born on this day in history.  

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   Martin McAloon, rocker (Prefab Sprout-2 Wheels Good) was born in the year 1962.  

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   On this day in history death of hans Lammers, German SS officer (b. 1879)  

Jan 06   In the year 1962 jacob "Jaap" Nanninga, Dutch painter (France, N Africa), dies at 57  

Jan 09   LeRoy B Shield, US pianist/composer (Union Pacific Suite), dies at 68 on this day in history.  

Jan 12   Ernie Kovacs, comedian (Ernie Kovacs Show), killed in auto crash at 42 died on this day in history.  

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

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

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

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