Historical Events In 1962
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Sep 27 Francisco Brochado da Rocha, PM of Brazil (1962), dies at 52 in the year 1962.
Sep 27 In the year 1962 uS sells Israel, Hawk anti-aircraft missiles
Sep 29 Launch of Alouette 1, first Canadian satellite (on US Delta rocket) in the year 1962.
Sep 29 In the year 1962 patrick Corry, developed self-rotating rock drill, dies in the Bronx
Sep 30 In the year 1962 james Meredith registers for classes at University of Mississippi
Oct 01 In the year 1962 barbra Streisand signs her 1st recording contract (with Columbia)
Oct 01 Brian Epstein signs a contract to manage the Beatles through 1977 in the year 1962.
Oct 01 On this day in history james Meredith became 1st black at U of Mississippi
Oct 01 Johnny Carson hosts his 1st Tonight Show, Joan Crawford guests in the year 1962.
Oct 01 In the year 1962 the Lucy Show premiers
Oct 01 In the year 1962 uS National Radio Astronomy Obs gets a 300' (91m) radio telescope
Oct 02 In the year 1962 frank Lovejoy actor (Man Against Crime, Meet McGraw), dies at 48
Oct 02 In the year 1962 frank Lovejoy, actor (Man Against Crime, Meet McGraw), dies at 48
Oct 04 In the year 1962 e H Hendren, cricketer (57,611 1st-class runs, 3rd-best ever), dies
Oct 04 On this day in history uSAF Maj Robert A Rushworth takes X-15 to 32,300 m
Oct 05 On this day in history beatles release their 1st record "Love Me Do"
Oct 07 Mauritius Dekker, [Boris Robazki], writer (Boots in Jail), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history algeria admitted as 109th member of the UN
Oct 08 N Korea reports 100% election turnout, 100% vote for Workers' Party in the year 1962.
Oct 08 In the year 1962 solomon Linda, South African singer and composer
Oct 09 Lulu McConnell comediene (It Pays to be Ignorant), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history lulu McConnell, comediene (It Pays to be Ignorant), dies at 80
Oct 09 On this day in history nASA civilian test pilot John B McKay takes X-15 to 39,200 m
Oct 11 In the year 1962 1st appearance of a Gabor sister on Merv Griffin Show
Oct 11 2nd Vatican Council (21st ecumenical) convened by Pope John XXIII on this day in history.
Oct 11 Pope John XXIII opens Vatican council on this day in history.
Oct 11 On this day in history the first appearance of a Gabor sister on the Merv Griffin Show
Oct 12 US/USSR sign joint space effort in telecommunications and meteorology on this day in history.
Oct 13 In the year 1962 "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" opens on Broadway, with Uta Hagen
Oct 15 Amnesty International formed in London in the year 1962.
Oct 15 Byron R White appointed to the Supreme Court in the year 1962.
Oct 16 Byron R White becomes a Supreme Court Justice on this day in history.
Oct 16 Cuban missile crisis began as JFK becomes aware of missiles in Cuba in the year 1962.
Oct 16 In the year 1962 gaston Bachelard, French philosopher (Water & Dreams), dies at 78