On This Day

What Happened on April 17, 1962

Famous Birthdays

  • Nancy Hogshead, American swimmer (Olympic gold 1984), born in Iowa City, Iowa

Famous Deaths

  • Louise Fazenda, dies of cerebral hemorrhage at 66
1962 Highlights

About April 17, 1962

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries