What Happened on October 25, 1962

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 110th member of UN admitted (Uganda)
  • 1st Belgian nuclear reactor begins operation

Nobel prizeNobel Prize

American author John Steinbeck awarded Nobel Prize for Literature

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Ambassador to the UN Adlai Stevenson demands USSR UN rep Zorin answer regarding Cuban missile bases saying "I am prepared to wait for my answer until hell freezes over"

US Politician and Presidential Candidate Adlai Stevenson II
US Politician and Presidential Candidate
Adlai Stevenson II

Famous Birthdays

  • Darlene Vogel, American actress ( Pacific Blue), born in Modesto, California
  • Nick Hancock, British television presenter