On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1962

Historical Events

  • Jamaica signs agreement to become independent
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Anik Bissonnette, Quebec ballet dancer (Les Grands Ballets Canadiens)
  • Diego Perez, Spanish tennis star
  • Martin D Lascelles, grandson of English princess Mary
1962 Highlights

About February 9, 1962

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius