September 29, 1962 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • "Alley Cat" by Bent Fabric & His Piano peaks at #7
  • 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

Deaths in History

  • Patrick Corry, developed self-rotating rock drill, dies in the Bronx