On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1962

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1,000,000th NBA point scored
  • Harris County voters approve all-weather stadium for Houston Colt .45s
  • Kinderman Place in the Bronx named
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestRalph Fiennes

Ralph Fiennes, English actor (Schindler's List, The English Patient), born in Ipswich, Suffolk