On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1962

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 27th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 38-0 in Birmingham, their fourth straight shutout in the series
  • Classifications in minor league baseball are overhauled; Eastern and South Atlantic leagues are promoted from Class-A to Class-AA; classes B, C and D are abolished with those leagues being promoted to Class-A
  • KGMB TV channel 9 in Honolulu, HI (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Pamela McGee, WNBA center/forward (Sacramento Monarchs)
  • Stan Albers, Pleasant Beach NJ, actor (Curtis-Loving)