On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1962

Historical Events

Sports record brokenNHL Record

Glenn Hall set NHL record of 503 consecutive games as goalie

NHL Goalie Glenn Hall
NHL Goalie
Glenn Hall

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

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

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon

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

Person of interestEleanor Roosevelt

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

US First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt
US First Lady
Eleanor Roosevelt

1962 Highlights

About November 7, 1962

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 58 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio