What Happened on March 5, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 19th Golden Globes: The Guns of Navarone, Maximilian Schell, & Geraldine Page win
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie and Craig Reid, Scottish musicians (The Proclaimers)
  • Elise Burgin, tennis star, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Jonathan Penner, American reality show contestant
  • Robert L Curbeam Jr, astronaut (STS 85, sk: 99), born in Baltimore, Maryland

Famous Deaths

  • Anne C Veth, Dutch cartoonist/art critic, dies at 82
  • Otakar Jeremias, composer, dies at 69