What Happened on July 24, 1962

Famous Birthdays

  • Cleo Rocos, British-Greek comic actress (The Kenny Everett Television Show), born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Kevin Butler, American College Football HOF placekicker (University of Georgia; Super Bowl 1985 Chicago Bears), born in Savannah, Georgia
Born in 1962

Famous Deaths

  • Victor Moore, American comedian (Ziegfeld Follies, 7 Year Itch), dies of a heart attack at 86
1962 Highlights

About July 24, 1962

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Roses Are Red (My Love) - Bobby Vinton
  • UK #1 Song: I Remember You - Frank Ifield