On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1962

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan[ice] Merrill, track star (US record long distance holder 1979)
  • Mitsuharu Misawa, Japanese professional wrestler

Famous Deaths

  • George Sargent, English golfer (US Open 1909), dies at 79
  • Volkmar Andreae, Swiss conductor and composer (Bruckner), dies at 82
1962 Highlights

About June 18, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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