On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1962

Day of the Week: Friday

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