Historical Events In 1962
Monday, 28 September 2020
May 22 On this day in history 14th Emmy Awards: Bob Newhart Show, E G Marshall & Shirley Booth
May 22 On this day in history netherlands telephone net becomes completely automated
May 22 Robert A Rushworth, USAF major, takes X-15 to 30,600 meters in the year 1962.
May 22 On this day in history roger Maris walks 5 times (record 4 intentionally) in a 9 inning game
May 23 OAS leader General Raoul Salan sentenced to life on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1962 scott Carpenter orbits Earth 3 times in US Aurora 7
May 24 On this day in history m Scott Carpenter aboard Aurora 7 launched into earth orbit
May 25 Isley Brothers release "Twist & Shout" on this day in history.
May 25 On this day in history isley Brothers release "Twist &Shout"
May 25 In the year 1962 uS performs nuclear test at Christmas Island (atmospheric)
May 25 On this day in history uS unions AFL-CIO starts campaign for 35-hour work week
May 28 Suit alleging de facto school segregation filed in Rochester NY on this day in history.
May 28 US stock market drops $20.8 B in 1 day in the year 1962.
May 28 Wide World of Sports with Chris Schenkel premieres on CBS radio in the year 1962.
May 29 On this day in history barbra Streisand appears on "Garry Moore Show"
May 29 In the year 1962 barbra Streisand appears on "The Garry Moore Show"
May 29 On this day in history buck O'Neil becomes the first black coach in major league baseball, accepting a job with the Chicago Cubs
May 30 69 killed in bus crash (Ahmedabad India) in the year 1962.
May 30 On this day in history benjamin Britten's "War Requiem" premieres
May 31 In the year 1962 "Tell It To Groucho" last airs on CBS-TV
May 31 Adolf Eichmann, war criminal, hanged at Ramie Prison in Israel at 56 in the year 1962.
Jun 01 Oscar 2 (ham radio satellite) launched into Earth orbit on this day in history.
Jun 01 On this day in history uSAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 40,420 m
Jun 02 32nd French Mens Tennis: Rod Laver beats Roy Emerson (36 26 63 97 62) on this day in history.
Jun 02 In the year 1962 franc S Finzgar, Slovic writer (Service Girls), dies
Jun 03 In the year 1962 air France Boeing 707 crashes on takeoff from Paris, kills 130
Jun 04 In the year 1962 william Beebe, US biologist/explorer, dies at 84
Jun 06 Beatles meet their producer George Martin for the first time Beatles record "Besame Mucho" with Peter Best on drums in the year 1962.
Jun 06 On this day in history guinn Williams, actor (Big Boy-Circus Boy), dies of poisoning at 63
Jun 07 In the year 1962 nASA civilian test pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 31,580 m
Jun 08 On this day in history jim Beatty runs world record 2 mile (8:29.8)
Jun 09 In the year 1962 henry Kendall, actor (Shadow, Romance & Riches), dies at 65
Jun 12 John N Ireland, English composer/pianist (Epic March), dies at 82 in the year 1962.
Jun 12 In the year 1962 uSAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 56,270 m