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
Born in 1962

About April 23, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

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