On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1962

Historical Events

Music History

Osmond brothers debut on Andy Williams Show

Famous Birthdays

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

Famous Deaths

  • Erik William Gustav Leidzen, Swedish American 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? 58 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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