On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1962

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • BART bond issue just gets by with a 66.9% favorable vote
  • Edward M Kennedy 1st elected (Sen-D-Mass)

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Edward W. Brooke (R) elected attorney general of Massachusetts

US Senator Edward W. Brooke
US Senator
Edward W. Brooke
  • Saudi Arabia proclaims abolition of slavery
  • Statue of Joseph Stalin in Prague is removed as part of de-Stalinzation efforts
  • UN General Assembly adopts resolution condemning South Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Aznil Nawawi, Malaysian host, actor and singer, born in Kampung Datuk Keramat, Kuala Lumpur