On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 1962

Famous Birthdays

  • Costas Mandylor, Australian-born actor Picket Fences), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Dave Clark, American baseball outfielder (Pittsburgh Pirates, Detroit Tigers) and manager (Houston Astros), born in Tupelo, Mississippi
  • Roberto Cassan, Italian-American jazz and folk accordionist, born in Fanna, Italy (d. 2016)

Famous Deaths

  • Anton Mauve, Dutch painter, dies at 63
  • E. E. Cummings, American poet (Tulips & Chimneys), dies at 67
1962 Highlights

About September 3, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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