On This Day

What Happened on June 14, 1962

Historical Events

  • Albert DeSalvo, better known as the Boston Strangler, murders Anna Slesers, his first victim
  • The European Space Research Organisation is established in Paris - later becoming the European Space Agency

Famous Birthdays

  • Scott Radecic, American NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Anna Sleasers, first Boston Strangler victim
  • Mykhaylo Verikivsky, Ukrainian composer, dies at 65
1962 Highlights

About June 14, 1962

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini