Historical Events In 1962
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Mar 07 On this day in history launch of OSO 1, first astronomy satellite (solar flare data)
Mar 07 On this day in history pulitzer prize awarded to Theodore H White (Making of President 1960)
Mar 07 US performs atmospheric nuclear test at Christmas Island in the year 1962.
Mar 08 Beatles, with Pete Best, TV debut (perform "Dream Baby" on BBC) on this day in history.
Mar 08 In the year 1962 the Beatles performed for the first time on the BBC
Mar 08 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
Mar 09 Egyptian President Nasser declares Gaza belongs to Palestinians in the year 1962.
Mar 09 Howard Engstrom, Boston, a designer of Univac computer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Mar 09 US advisors in South-Vietnam join the fight on this day in history.
Mar 10 Due to it's no black policy, Phillies leave Jack Tar Harrison Hotel & move to Rocky Point Motel, 20 miles outside Clearwater, Florida on this day in history.
Mar 11 Will Vesper, German author (Tristan und Isolde), dies at 79 on this day in history.
Mar 12 In the year 1962 dutch Premier De Quay announces secret talks with Indonesia
Mar 13 Yugoslavia grants 1,000 prisoners amnesty on this day in history.
Mar 14 On this day in history disarmament conference opens in Geneva without France
Mar 15 5 research groups announce simultaneously discovery of anti-matter on this day in history.
Mar 15 In the year 1962 donald Jackson of Canada, is first to land a triple lutz ice skate jump
Mar 15 Sam Wren, actor (Wren's Nest), dies at 64 on this day in history.
Mar 16 John Owen Jones, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history the first launching of Titan 2-rocket
Mar 16 On this day in history uS Super-Constellation disappears above Pacific Ocean, kills 167
Mar 17 In the year 1962 frank Orth, actor (Boston Blackie, The Brothers), dies at 82
Mar 18 Algerian War ends after 7½ years of fighting (250,000 die), Ben Bella flees in the year 1962.
Mar 19 On this day in history "All American" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 80 performances
Mar 19 Archbishop Suenens of Mechelen-Brussels appointed cardinal in the year 1962.
Mar 20 Andrew E Douglass, Dendrochronologer (Study of Tree Rings), dies in the year 1962.
Mar 20 In the year 1962 sjoukje Dijkstra becomes world champion figure skater
Mar 21 In the year 1962 a bear becomes the first creature to be ejected at supersonic speeds
Mar 21 Actor Matthew Broderick born this day on this day in history.
Mar 21 Dutch Roman Catholic bishop Beckers of Bosch makes TV speech in Netherlands in favor of birth control on this day in history.
Mar 22 "I Can Get It For You Wholesale" opens at Shubert NYC for 300 perfs in the year 1962.
Mar 22 On this day in history aura Abranches, Port actress (Lisboa, O Primo Basilio), dies at 65
Mar 23 French government uses fighter planes and tanks in attempt to end insurrection by European rightists in Algeria in the year 1962.
Mar 23 JFK visits San Francisco in the year 1962.
Mar 23 In the year 1962 josephus RH van Schaik, lawyer/vice-premier of Neth, dies at 80