October 11, 1962 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 1st appearance of a Gabor sister on Merv Griffin Show

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Second Vatican Council (21st ecumenical) convened by Pope John XXIII

Deaths in History

  • Erich Tschermak von Seysenegg, Austrian Botanist who was one of three scientists to independently rediscovered Gregor Mendel's work on the laws of genetics, dies at 90