On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1962

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Osmond brothers debut on Andy Williams Show

Singer and TV Host Andy Williams
Singer and TV Host
Andy Williams

Famous Birthdays

  • Thomas Newberry, NFL guard (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Onalaska, Wisconsin

Famous Deaths

  • Erik William Gustav Leidzen, composer, dies at 68
  • Luis Abraham Delgadillo, composer, dies at 75
1962 Highlights

About December 20, 1962

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 11 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius