Historical Events In 1962
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Aug 27 Mariner 2 launched; first probe to fly by Venus in the year 1962.
Aug 28 55.9 cm rainfall at Hackberry, Louisiana (state record) on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history dr Geza DeKaplany tortures wife with acid
Aug 28 Tony Sheridan & the Beat Brothers record "Ya Ya (Parts 1 + 2)" on this day in history.
Aug 31 Trinidad & Tobago gain independence from Britain in the year 1962.
Sep 01 On this day in history 10,000 die in an earthquake in western Iran
Sep 01 UN announces Earth population has hit 3 billion on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1962 stan Musial's 3,516th hit moves over Tris Speaker into 2nd place
Sep 03 Anton Mauve, Dutch painter, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Sep 04 Beatles record "How Do You Do It" in the year 1962.
Sep 06 Hanns Eisler, composer (N Vietnam/E German Natl Anthem), dies at 64 on this day in history.
Sep 07 Karen Blixen-Finecke, baroness/writer (Out of Africa), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Sep 08 In the year 1962 hermann Standiger, German chemist (Nobel 1953), dies at 84
Sep 09 In the year 1962 pat Rooney, vaudevillian (Night club), dies at 82
Sep 10 In the year 1962 rod Laver wins the Grand Slam of tennis
Sep 11 In the year 1962 beatles cut "Love Me Do" and "PS I Love You"
Sep 14 On this day in history marcel Delannoy, composer, dies at 64
Sep 15 On this day in history australia's first entry in America's Cup yacht race (US wins)
Sep 16 On this day in history public TV channel 13 begins in NYC
Sep 16 In the year 1962 saif al-Islam Achmad, monarch of Yemen, dies at about 71
Sep 18 In the year 1962 rwanda, Burundi, Jamaica & Trinidad admitted (105th-108th) to the UN
Sep 18 Therese Neumann, German stigma, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Sep 19 Pogodin, writer, dies on this day in history.
Sep 19 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
Sep 20 James Meredith is blocked from entering Miss U as its first black in the year 1962.
Sep 22 On this day in history bob Dylan plays NYC Carnegie Hall
Sep 23 ABC's 1st color TV series-Jetsons on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history aBC's first color TV series-The Jetsons
Sep 24 On this day in history uS Circuit Court of Appeals orders Meredith admitted to U of Miss
Sep 25 On this day in history a black church is destroyed by fire in Macon Georgia
Sep 25 Sonny Liston KOs Floyd Patterson in first round for heavyweight title on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history weatherly (US) beats Gretel (Aust) in 19th running of America's Cup
Sep 26 On this day in history tV comedy series "The Beverly Hillbillies" premiers on CBS
Sep 26 In the year 1962 yemen Arab Republic proclaimed (National Day)