What Happened on January 7, 1962

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • AFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 47-27

MurderAssassination Attempt

Assassination attempt fails on Indonesian president Sukarno

1st President of Indonesia Sukarno
1st President of Indonesia
Sukarno
  • Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to John Hall Wheelock

Famous Birthdays

  • Aleksandr Dugin, Russian politician
  • Hallie Todd, actress (Check is in the Mail)
  • Jeff Montgomery, Wellston OH, pitcher (KC Royals)