On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1962

Historical Events

  • The first official Panda crossing is opened outside Waterloo station, London.

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Dean [William Harold Dean Jr], American country singer (Young Man, Fire in the Dark), born in Quincy, Florida
  • Clark Gregg, American actor and director (Agent Phil Coulson), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Mark Shulman, American children's author (Scrawl), born in Rochester, New York
  • Pierre Carles, French documentarist
1962 Highlights

About April 2, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries