What Happened on October 4, 1962

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • USAF Maj Robert A Rushworth takes X-15 to 32,300m

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Whitey Ford's World Series 33 2/3 scoreless inning streak ends

MLB Pitcher Whitey Ford
MLB Pitcher
Whitey Ford

Famous Birthdays

  • Aldo Sprenger, Dutch pop guitarist (Kong-Phlegm)
  • Dennis Cook, Lamarque TX, pitcher (Texas Rangers)

Famous Deaths

  • E H Hendren, cricketer (57,611 1st-class runs, 3rd-best ever), dies
  • John Lowry, NYC builder (Radio City Music Hall), dies at 79