What Happened on November 19, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Fidel Castro accepts removal of Soviet weapons

Cuban Revolutionary and President Fidel Castro
Cuban Revolutionary and President
Fidel Castro
  • KOET (now KULC) TV channel 9 in Ogden, UT (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • SN Behrman's "Lord Pengo" premieres in NYC
  • Todor Zjivkov becomes premier of Bulgaria

Famous Birthdays

  • Dodie Boy PeƱalosa, Philippine boxer
  • Jodie [Alicia Christian] Foster, American actress (Taxi Driver, The Accused), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Salim Jaffer, cricketer (Pakistani pace bowler in 14 Tests 1986-91)