Tuesday 6 March 1962
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Alison Nicholas and Michael Konsel.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Hey! Baby by Bruce Channel.
In UK Can't Help Falling In Love / Rock-A-Hula Baby by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits.
Through a Glass Darkly, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962
while Franny And Zooey by J.D. Salinger was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Benny Hill.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spacewar!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 March 1962 ?
- In Ghana, - The National independence day.
- Casimir Pulaski Day in Illinois (2006, first Monday of March).
- Saint Chrodegang
- Saint Fridolin
- Saint Coleta of Ghent
- In 2004, the Jewish holiday of Purim begins.
- Alison Nicholas: in Gibraltar; LPGA golfer (1995 LPGA Corning Classic).
- Michael Konsel: Retired Austrian football goalkeeper.
- Simon Prast: New Zealand director and actor.
- Erika Hess: Swiss alpine ski racer.
- Luis Raúl: Puerto Rican comedian and actor (d. 2014).
- Rezso Kokai: Composer, dies at 56.
- St. Louis vote to build a new downtown stadium for the Cardinals
- US promises Thailand assistance against communist aggression.
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1962 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bruce Channel - Hey! Baby
- Duke Of Earl - Duke Of Earl (Gene Chandler)
- Kenny Ball and His Jazzmen - Midnight In Moscow
- Connie Francis - Don't Break The Heart That Loves You
- The Sensations - Let Me In
- The Everly Brothers - Crying In The Rain
- Brenda Lee - Break It To Me Gently
- James Darren - Her Royal Majesty
- Dion - The Wanderer
- Don & Juan - What's Your Name
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