What Happened on June 13, 1962

Historical Events

Film Release

"Lolita" film based on Vladimir Nabokov's novel directed by Stanley Kubrick, starring James Mason and Sue Lyon is released

  • Norway named ombudsman

Famous Birthdays

  • Ally Sheedy [Alexandria], American actress (Wargames, Breakfast Club), born in NYC, New York
  • Davey Hamilton, American auto racer and broadcaster, (Indycar Series runner-up 1996-97, 98), born in Nampa, Idaho
  • Hannah Storm, American sports journalist (CNN, NBC), born in Oak Park, Illinois
  • Karen Kurreck, Urbana Ill, cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • Mark Frankel, British actor (Leon the Pig Farmer), born in Pontrhydyfen, Wales (d. 1996)
Born in 1962

Famous Deaths

  • Eugene Goossens, British conductor and composer (Perseus), dies at 69

About June 13, 1962

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 9 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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

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