What Happened on March 19, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "All American" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 80 performances
  • Archbishop Suenens of Mechelen-Brussels appointed cardinal

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivan Calderón, Puerto Rican baseball player (d. 2003)
  • Jim Korderas, American professional wrestling referee

Famous Deaths

  • Samuel Cate Prescott, American food scientist and microbiologist, dies at 89