What Happened on June 7, 1962

Historical Events

Event of Interest

NASA civilian test pilot Joseph A. Walker takes X-15 to 31,580 m

Famous Birthdays

  • Janice Lawrence Braxton, American WNBA player (Cleveland Rockers, Olympics - gold, 1984), born in Lucedale, Mississippi
  • Lance Reddick, American actor (The Wire), born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 2023) [1]
  • Michael Cartellone, American rock drummer (Lynyrd Skynyrd), born in Solon, Ohio
  • Takuya Kurosawa, Japanese racing driver, born in Ibaraki, Japan
Born in 1962
1962 Highlights

About June 7, 1962

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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

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