Historical Events In 1962
Friday, 18 September 2020
Aug 27 In the year 1962 mariner 2 launched; first probe to fly by Venus
Aug 28 55.9 cm rainfall at Hackberry, Louisiana (state record) in the year 1962.
Aug 28 Dr Geza DeKaplany tortures wife with acid on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1962 tony Sheridan & the Beat Brothers record "Ya Ya (Parts 1 + 2)"
Aug 31 Trinidad & Tobago gain independence from Britain in the year 1962.
Sep 01 On this day in history 10,000 die in an earthquake in western Iran
Sep 01 In the year 1962 uN announces Earth population has hit 3 billion
Sep 02 Stan Musial's 3,516th hit moves over Tris Speaker into 2nd place on this day in history.
Sep 03 On this day in history anton Mauve, Dutch painter, dies at 63
Sep 04 Beatles record "How Do You Do It" in the year 1962.
Sep 06 On this day in history hanns Eisler, composer (N Vietnam/E German Natl Anthem), dies at 64
Sep 07 On this day in history karen Blixen-Finecke, baroness/writer (Out of Africa), dies at 77
Sep 08 Hermann Standiger, German chemist (Nobel 1953), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Sep 09 Pat Rooney, vaudevillian (Night club), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1962 rod Laver wins the Grand Slam of tennis
Sep 11 In the year 1962 beatles cut "Love Me Do" and "PS I Love You"
Sep 14 In the year 1962 marcel Delannoy, composer, dies at 64
Sep 15 On this day in history australia's first entry in America's Cup yacht race (US wins)
Sep 16 Public TV channel 13 begins in NYC on this day in history.
Sep 16 Saif al-Islam Achmad, monarch of Yemen, dies at about 71 in the year 1962.
Sep 18 Rwanda, Burundi, Jamaica & Trinidad admitted (105th-108th) to the UN in the year 1962.
Sep 18 Therese Neumann, German stigma, dies at 64 in the year 1962.
Sep 19 Pogodin, writer, dies in the year 1962.
Sep 19 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR in the year 1962.
Sep 20 In the year 1962 james Meredith is blocked from entering Miss U as its first black
Sep 22 On this day in history bob Dylan plays NYC Carnegie Hall
Sep 23 ABC's 1st color TV series-Jetsons in the year 1962.
Sep 23 On this day in history aBC's first color TV series-The Jetsons
Sep 24 US Circuit Court of Appeals orders Meredith admitted to U of Miss in the year 1962.
Sep 25 A black church is destroyed by fire in Macon Georgia on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1962 sonny Liston KOs Floyd Patterson in first round for heavyweight title
Sep 25 On this day in history weatherly (US) beats Gretel (Aust) in 19th running of America's Cup
Sep 26 In the year 1962 tV comedy series "The Beverly Hillbillies" premiers on CBS
Sep 26 In the year 1962 yemen Arab Republic proclaimed (National Day)