On This Day

What Happened on July 8, 1962

Famous Birthdays

  • Joan Osborne, American singer-songwriter ("One Of Us"), born in Anchorage, Kentucky
  • Rob Burnett, North Caldwell NJ, head writer (David Letterman)

Famous Deaths

  • Georges Bataille, French writer and philosopher (b. 1897)
1962 Highlights

About July 8, 1962

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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