What Happened on April 18, 1962

Historical Events

  • 16th NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat LA Lakers, 4 games to 3

Famous Birthdays

  • Shirlie Holliman, English pop singer (Wham!, Pepsi & Shirlie), born in Bushey Heath, Hertfordshire, England
  • Wilber Marshall, American College Football HOF linebacker (Uni of Florida; Super Bowl 1985 Chicago Bears, 1991 Washington Redskins; 3 x Pro Bowl; 2 x All Pro), born in Titusville, Florida
Born in 1962
1962 Highlights

About April 18, 1962

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Good Luck Charm - Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires
  • UK #1 Song: Wonderful Land - The Shadows