April 5, 1962 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Herb Gardner's "Thousand Clowns" premieres in NYC
  • Mgr J Daems appointed bishop of Antwerp

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NASA civilian pilot Neil Armstrong takes X-15 to 54,600 m

Astronaut & 1st Man on the Moon Neil Armstrong
Astronaut & 1st Man on the Moon
Neil Armstrong
  • St Bernard Tunnel finished-Swiss/Italians workers shake hands