On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1962

Historical Events

  • NY Mets win their 1st game ever, after going 0-9, beat Pirates 9-1
  • Ranger 4, 1st US satellite to reach Moon launched from Cape Canaveral

Famous Birthdays

  • John Hannah, Scottish actor (Four Weddings and a Funeral), born in East Kilbride, Scotland
1962 Highlights

About April 23, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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