On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1962

Historical Events

  • John Uelses pole vaults record 489 cm

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President John F. Kennedy bans all trade with Cuba except for food & drugs

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Handle, American baseball pitcher (Florida Marlins)

Famous Deaths

  • Werner Bock, writer, dies
1962 Highlights

About February 3, 1962

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius