Historical Events In 1962
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Nov 07 Richard Nixon quits politics-You won't have Nixon to kick around in the year 1962.
Nov 08 On this day in history canada govt orders changing nickel back to round shape
Nov 09 In the year 1962 dutch Catharina Lodders elected Miss World
Nov 10 In the year 1962 "Nowhere to Go, But Up" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 9 perfs
Nov 11 Joseph Allen Jr, actor (All Women Have Secrets), dies at 44 on this day in history.
Nov 12 On this day in history alexander Spitzmuller-Harmersbach, composer, dies at 68
Nov 14 Manuel Galvez, Argentina writer/poet (Hombres & Soledad), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Nov 16 Kuwait adopts constitution (1st, Islamitic) on this day in history.
Nov 17 In the year 1962 "Little Me" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 257 performances
Nov 17 In the year 1962 arthur Vining Davis, CEO (Alcoa-1910-57), dies at 95 in Miami
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 on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1962 jasper McLevy, socialist mayor of Bridgeport Ct, dies
Nov 20 In the year 1962 president John F. Kennedy lifts the Blockade of Cuba.
Nov 21 The Chinese People's Liberation Army declares a unilateral cease-fire in the Sino-Indian War in the year 1962.
Nov 23 In the year 1962 gloria Gordon, actress (My Friend Irma), dies at 81
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 on this day in history.
Nov 25 WBJA (now WMGC) TV channel 34 in Binghamton, NY (ABC) 1st broadcast on this day in history.
Nov 26 In the year 1962 1st recording session under name "Beatles"
Nov 26 In the year 1962 albert P Sarraut, Indo-China premier (1933, 36), dies at 90
Nov 26 The first recording session under the name "Beatles" on this day in history.
Nov 27 1st test flight of the Boeing 727 takes place in the year 1962.
Nov 28 On this day in history 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 In the year 1962 rav Aaron Kotler, Orthodox Talmudic scholar, dies in Lakewood NJ
Nov 30 In the year 1962 u Thant of Burma elected 3rd Secretary-General of UN unanimously
Dec 01 Grey Cup halted by fog, resumed next day (Winnipeg 28, Hamilton 27) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.