On This Day

What Happened on March 13, 1962

Historical Events

  • Yugoslavia grants 1,000 prisoners amnesty

Famous Birthdays

  • Liane Tooth, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Terence Blanchard, American jazz trumpeter (Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers), film score composer (When The Levees Broke; Harriet), and educator, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
1962 Highlights

About March 13, 1962

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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