On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1962

Historical Events

  • 96 murder at massacre in Oran, Algeria
  • Algeria gains independence after 132 years of French rule
1962 Highlights

About July 5, 1962

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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