What Happened on November 12, 1962

Famous Birthdays

  • Mariella Frostrup, Norwegian born British journalist and television presenter, born in Oslo, Norway
  • Naomi Wolf, American author and feminist, born in San Francisco, California
  • Neal Shusterman, American author (Challenger Deep), born in New York City
  • Wim Kieft, Dutch soccer player (Ajax/Gir de Bordeaux/PSV)
Born in 1962

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Spitzm├╝ller, Austrian composer, educator, radio broadcaster, and music critic, dies at 68
  • Sid Tomack, American actor (The Life of Riley, Adventures of Superman), dies from a heart ailment at 55
1962 Highlights

About November 12, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Big Girls Don't Cry - The 4 Seasons
  • UK #1 Song: Lovesick Blues - Frank Ifield