On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1962

Historical Events

NHL Record

Glenn Hall set NHL record of 503 consecutive games as goalie

Election of Interest

Richard Nixon tells press he won't be available to kick around any more after losing election for Governor of California


Famous Birthdays

  • Arend Bouwmeester, Dutch saxophonist (Bob Color)
  • Wayne N. Phillips, Australian opener cricketer (Test for Aust v Ind 1992), born in Geelong, Victoria, Australia

Famous Deaths

Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt, 1st Lady (1933-1945), dies at 78 in NYC

1962 Highlights

About November 7, 1962

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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