On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1962

Historical Events

  • St Louis vote to build a new downtown stadium for the Cardinals
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • US promise Thailand assistance against communist aggression

Famous Birthdays

  • Alison Nicholas, English golfer (US Open 1997), born in Gibraltar
  • Valerie French, American animatronics art director

Famous Deaths

  • Rezso Kokai, Hungarian composer, dies at 56
1962 Highlights

About March 6, 1962

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 11 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces