On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1962

Historical Events

  • 19 die in a train crash in Steelton, Pennsylvania
  • Mariner I launched to Mars falls into Atlantic Ocean

Famous Birthdays

  • Rachel Sweet, American singer, born in Akron, Ohio

Famous Weddings

1962 Highlights

About July 28, 1962

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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