What Happened on June 9, 1962

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Bill of Hare" premieres in USA
  • 94th Belmont: Bill Shoemaker aboard Jaipur wins in 2:28.8
  • Tony Bennett debuts in concert at Carnegie Hall in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Lundon, rocker (China Crisis-Christian)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Kendall, actor (Shadow, Romance & Riches), dies at 65