On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1962

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • US abandons Skybolt ballistic missile program

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Watt, rocker (Everything but the Girls-Sir Idlewood)
  • Janine Turner, actress (Maggie in Northern Exposure), born in Lincoln, Nebraska

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actor Sean Connery (32) weds actress Diane Cilento on Gibraltar