On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1962

Historical Events

  • "Bill of Hare" premieres in USA
  • 94th Belmont: Bill Shoemaker aboard Jaipur wins in 2:28.8

Music concertMusic Concert

Tony Bennett debuts in concert at Carnegie Hall in NYC

Singer Tony Bennett
Tony Bennett

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Lundon, rocker (China Crisis-Christian)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Kendall, British director and actor (Amazing Quest, Shadow, Rich & Strange), dies from a heart attack at 65
1962 Highlights

About June 9, 1962

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini