On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1962

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st Lockheed A-12 is taxi tested
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology sends TV signal by satellite for 1st time: California to Massachusetts
  • Sandy Koufax's 2nd 18-strikeout game

Famous Birthdays

  • Stuart Pearce, English footballer and manager, born in Hammersmith, London