On This Day

What Happened on May 25, 1962

Historical Events

  • Isley Brothers release "Twist & Shout"
  • US performs nuclear test at Christmas Island (atmospheric)
  • US unions AFL-CIO starts campaign for 35-hour work week

Famous Birthdays

  • Zulqarnain, Pakistani cricketer (last person in alphabetical order to play Test), born in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
1962 Highlights

About May 25, 1962

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini