What Happened on September 19, 1962

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Cheri Oteri, American actress and comedian
  • Ken Rosenthal, American sportswriter
  • Randy Myers, Vancouver WA, pitcher (Chicago Cubs, Baltimore Orioles)
  • Tonja Walker, Huntington WV, actress (Alex-One Life to Live)

Famous Deaths

  • Nikolai Pogodin, Soviet playwright, dies at 61