Historical Events In 1962
Monday, 17 May 2021
Nov 07 Richard Nixon quits politics-You won't have Nixon to kick around on this day in history.
Nov 08 In the year 1962 canada govt orders changing nickel back to round shape
Nov 09 Dutch Catharina Lodders elected Miss World on this day in history.
Nov 10 "Nowhere to Go, But Up" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 9 perfs in the year 1962.
Nov 11 Joseph Allen Jr, actor (All Women Have Secrets), dies at 44 on this day in history.
Nov 12 In the year 1962 alexander Spitzmuller-Harmersbach, composer, dies at 68
Nov 14 On this day in history manuel Galvez, Argentina writer/poet (Hombres & Soledad), dies at 80
Nov 16 In the year 1962 kuwait adopts constitution (1st, Islamitic)
Nov 17 On this day in history "Little Me" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 257 performances
Nov 17 Arthur Vining Davis, CEO (Alcoa-1910-57), dies at 95 in Miami on this day in history.
Nov 18 On this day in history luc Haesaerts, Flemish art critic (Flandre), dies at 63
Nov 19 Fidel Castro accepts removal of Soviet weapons in the year 1962.
Nov 19 Jodie Foster was born in the year 1962.
Nov 20 Jasper McLevy, socialist mayor of Bridgeport Ct, dies in the year 1962.
Nov 20 President John F. Kennedy lifts the Blockade of Cuba in the year 1962.
Nov 21 In the year 1962 the Chinese People's Liberation Army declares a unilateral cease-fire in the Sino-Indian War.
Nov 23 Gloria Gordon, actress (My Friend Irma), dies at 81 in the year 1962.
Nov 24 James J Kilroy, tank inspector (Kilroy was here), dies at 60 in the year 1962.
Nov 24 Last of Dutch militia leave New-Guinea in the year 1962.
Nov 25 WBJA (now WMGC) TV channel 34 in Binghamton, NY (ABC) 1st broadcast on this day in history.
Nov 26 1st recording session under name "Beatles" in the year 1962.
Nov 26 Albert P Sarraut, Indo-China premier (1933, 36), dies at 90 on this day in history.
Nov 26 In the year 1962 the first recording session under the name "Beatles"
Nov 27 In the year 1962 1st test flight of the Boeing 727 takes place
Nov 28 In the year 1962 wilhelmina HPM, queen of the Netherlands (1898-1948), dies at 82
Nov 29 On this day in history baseball decides to revert back to 1 all star game per year
Nov 29 Rav Aaron Kotler, Orthodox Talmudic scholar, dies in Lakewood NJ in the year 1962.
Nov 30 U Thant of Burma elected 3rd Secretary-General of UN unanimously in the year 1962.
Dec 01 In the year 1962 grey Cup halted by fog, resumed next day (Winnipeg 28, Hamilton 27)
Dec 02 In the year 1962 50th CFL Grey Cup: Winnipeg beats Hamilton, 28-27 at Toronto [OT]
Dec 03 On this day in history edith Spurlock Sampson sworn-in as 1st US black female judge
Dec 06 On this day in history uS abandons Skybolt balastic missile program
Dec 06 US abandons Skybolt ballistic missile program on this day in history.
Dec 07 Great Britain performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1962.