What Happened on November 23, 1962

Historical Events

  • LA Dodgers shortstop Maury Wills is named National League MVP

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrea Blackwell, Canadian basketball forward (Olympics 1996), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Calvin Hayes, British drummer (Johnny Hates Jazz - "Turn Back the Clock"), born in London, England

Nicolás Maduro (60 years old)

Venezuelan politician, President of Venezuela (2013-present), born in Caracas, Venezuela

Born in 1962

Famous Deaths

  • Gloria Gordon, English actress (My Friend Irma), dies at 81
  • H. J. Friedericy, Dutch author (Last General), dies at 62
1962 Highlights

About November 23, 1962

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

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