On This Day

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

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


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? 59 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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