On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1962

Historical Events

  • Styne, Comden and Green's musical "Subways Are For Sleeping" closes at St James Theater, NYC, after 205 performances
  • Suvanna Phuma forms government in Laos

Famous Birthdays

  • Chuck Billy, American vocalist (Testament)
  • Kari Takko, Uusikaupunki FIN, hockey goalie (Team Finland)
  • Kevin Yagher, TV/film special effects technician
  • Paul LaGreca, actor (Big Trouble), born in The Bronx, New York
1962 Highlights

About June 23, 1962

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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