On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1962

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Musical "I Can Get It For You Wholesale" starring Barbra Streisand in her Broadway debut opens at Shubert NYC for 300 performances

Singer-Songwriter and Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-Songwriter and Actress
Barbra Streisand

Famous Birthdays

  • Juan Aguilera, Spanish tennis player, born in Barcelona, Spain
  • Steve Dillon, English comic book artist (Preacher), born in London (d. 2016)

Famous Deaths

  • Aura Abranches, Portuguese actress (Lisboa; O Primo Basilio), dies at 65
1962 Highlights

About March 22, 1962

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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