What Happened on June 25, 1962

Historical Events

  • İnönü government forms in Turkey
  • Mozambique Liberation Front (FRELIMO) forms
  • Supreme Court rules NY school prayer unconstitutional

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Turk, American footballer, NFL center (Washington Redskins), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (d. 2000)
  • Phill Jupitus, English comedian and broadcaster, born in Newport, Isle of Wight, England

Famous Deaths

  • Ephraim Lisitsky, American Hebrew poet, dies (b. 1885)
1962 Highlights

About June 25, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 2 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Can't Stop Loving You - Ray Charles
  • UK #1 Song: Come Outside - Mike Sarne with Wendy Richard