March 2, 1962 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • In Burma, the army led by General Ne Win seizes power in a coup.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

JFK announces US will resume above ground nuclear testing

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy

Birthdays in History

  • Michael Salinger, American poet
  • Morioka Hiroyuki, Japanese writer

Deaths in History

  • Charles Jean de la VallĂ©e-Poussin, Belgian mathematician (b. 1866)