On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1962

Historical Events

  • 1st flight Vickers (British Aerospace) VC-10 long-range airliner
  • Frank Howard hits the 5,000th Dodger home run

Famous Birthdays

  • Amanda Donohoe, English actress (CJ Lamb-LA Law), born in London, England
  • George Zamka, American NASA astronaut, born in Jersey City, New Jersey
1962 Highlights

About June 29, 1962

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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