Historical Events on September 29th, 1962

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Alley Cat" by Bent Fabric & His Piano peaks at #7
  • "Green Onions" by Booker T & MG's peaks at #3
  • "My Fair Lady" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 2,715 performances
  • "Roy Rogers & Dale Evans Show" debuts on ABC-TV
  • "You Can't Judge A Book By Cover" by Bo Diddley peaks at #48
  • Algerian government of Ben Bella forms
  • Indians & Angels set AL record of 40 strikeouts in a doubleheader

Event of interestEvent of Interest

JFK authorized use of federal troops to integrate U of Mississippi

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy
  • Launch of Alouette 1, 1st Canadian satellite (on US Delta rocket)
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site