On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Tripolski, Israeli sport shooter, Men's 50M air pistol (Olympic 16th-1996), born in Russia
  • Billy Dean [William Harold Dean Jr], American country singer (Young Man, Fire in the Dark), born in Quincy, Florida
  • Bruce Kozerski, American football NFL tackle and guard (Cincinnati Bengals), born in Plains, Pennsylvania
  • 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