Sunday 9 September 1962
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Sheila by Tommy Roe.
In UK I Remember You by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits.
The Naked Island, directed by Kaneto Shind, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962
while Ship Of Fools by Katherine Anne Porter was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 September 1962 ?
- North Korea - Republic Day (1948)
- Eastern Orthodoxy - Synaxis of the Theopatores Joachim and Anna
- California - Admission Day (to commemorate the state's admission to the USA)
- Japan - Chrysanthemum Day (Kiku no Sekku)
- Tajikistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- Aleta Rzepecki Sill: Detroit, Michigan -- Bowler (1983 WIBC single).
- Derek Kennard: NFL guard (Dallas Cowboys).
- Jack Trudeau: NFL quarterback (Carolina Panthers).
- Pat Rooney: Vaudevillian (Night club), dies at 82.
- 76th US Womens Tennis: Margaret Smith Court beats Darlene Hard (97 64)
- Shirley Englehorn wins LPGA Eugene Golf Open
- Soviet economist Liberman plead for autonomous businesses
- WNYS (now WIXT) TV channel 9 in Syracuse, New York (ABC) begins broadcasting
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