What Happened on August 13, 1962

Historical Events

Sports History

Bert Campaneris of Daytona Beach (FSL) pitches ambidextrously

Famous Birthdays

  • John Slattery, American actor (Mad Men, The Adjustment Bureau), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Lady Bunny [Jon Ingle], American drag queen, promoter and founder of the annual Wigstock event, born in Chattanooga, Tennessee
Born in 1962
1962 Highlights

About August 13, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Breaking Up Is Hard To Do - Neil Sedaka
  • UK #1 Song: I Remember You - Frank Ifield