Historical Events In 1962
Tuesday, 11 August 2020
Jan 01 On this day in history beatles' Decca audition is unsuccessful
Jan 01 On this day in history diego MartĂnez Barrio, Spanish president (1939), dies at 76
Jan 01 In the year 1962 navy SEAL teams established
Jan 01 Rwanda granted internal self-government by Belgium in the year 1962.
Jan 01 Western Samoa gains independence from New Zealand; Susuga Malietoa Tanumafili II becomes co-chief of Western Samoa in the year 1962.
Jan 02 In the year 1962 nighttime version of "Password" with Allen Ludden premieres on CBS
Jan 03 In the year 1962 ground is broken for the Houston Astrodome
Jan 03 In the year 1962 pope John XXIII excommunicates Fidel Castro
Jan 04 In the year 1962 1st automated (unmanned) subway train (NYC)
Jan 04 On this day in history the first automated (unmanned) subway train (New York City NY)
Jan 05 On this day in history tony Sheridan & Beatles produce "My Bonnie" & "The Saints"
Jan 06 In the year 1962 jacob "Jaap" Nanninga, Dutch painter (France, N Africa), dies at 57
Jan 07 In the year 1962 aFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 47-27
Jan 07 In the year 1962 assassination attempt on Indonesian president Sukarno, fails
Jan 08 Dutch express train crashes into slow commuter train, 91 die (Netherlands) in the year 1962.
Jan 08 On this day in history dutch express train crashes into slow commuter train, 93 die (Neth)
Jan 08 In the year 1962 golfer Jack Nicklaus, 21, first pro appearance, he came in 50th
Jan 09 In the year 1962 leRoy B Shield, US pianist/composer (Union Pacific Suite), dies at 68
Jan 09 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
Jan 10 4,000 die in avalanche, Ranrahirca, Perú on this day in history.
Jan 10 On this day in history eruptions on Mount Huascaran in Peru destroy 7 villages & kill 3,500
Jan 11 In the year 1962 mandela leaves South Africa, travels to Ethiopia, Algeria &England
Jan 11 In the year 1962 volcano Huascaran in Peru, erupts; 4,000 die
Jan 12 On this day in history ernie Kovacs, comedian (Ernie Kovacs Show), killed in auto crash at 42
Jan 13 "Do Re Mi" closes at St James Theater NYC after 400 performances in the year 1962.
Jan 13 In the year 1962 comedian Ernie Kovacs is killed in a car crash in Los Angeles.
Jan 13 Ernie Kovacs, comedian, dies in a car crash in West LA, at 42 in the year 1962.
Jan 14 NFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 31-30 on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1962 50th Australian Mens Tennis Rod Laver beats R Emerson (86 06 64 64)
Jan 15 On this day in history 50th Australian Mens Tennis: Rod Laver beats R Emerson (86 06 64 64)
Jan 15 On this day in history dutch & Indonesian navy encounter in Etna Bay New Guinea
Jan 15 On this day in history kenneth MacKenna, actor (Men Without Women), dies of cancer at 62
Jan 16 In the year 1962 death of JF Hurley, first official AIF photographer, appointed during the Battle of Third Ypres in 1917
Jan 16 Emanuel Stickelberger, Swiss writer (Holbein in England), dies at 77 on this day in history.