What Happened on January 8, 1962

Historical Events

Sports History

21 year old future Hall of Fame golfer Jack Nicklaus makes his first professional appearance; tied 50th in Los Angeles Open

  • Dutch express train crashes into slow commuter train, 93 die (Neth)

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Marion, American soft rock keyboardist (Little River Band), since 2006), born in Belton, Texas
Born in 1962

About January 8, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn

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