On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1962

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 12th Berlin International Film Festival: "A Kind of Loving" wins the Golden Bear
  • 1st test flight of a Hovercraft
  • French Boeing 707 crashes at Guadeloupe, 113 killed

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestClyde Drexler

Clyde "Glide" Drexler, NBA Guard (Houston Rockets, Port Trailblazers), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

NBA Swingman Clyde Drexler
NBA Swingman
Clyde Drexler
  • Ruby Turner, rocker (No Where to Run)
  • Stephen Chow, Hong Kong film director and actor (Kung Fu Hustle, The Mermaid), born in Hong Kong