Friday 16 November 1962
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Gary Mounfield and Tina Gebel.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Big Girls Don't Cry by The 4 Seasons.
In UK Lovesick Blues by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits.
Girls! Girls! Girls!, directed by Norman Taurog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962
while A Shade Of Difference by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Die Höhlenkinder.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spacewar!.
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Which were the important events of 16 November 1962 ?
- USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
- R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
- Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- International Day for Tolerance
- Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
- Thailand - Loy Krathong festival (2005)
- Gary Mounfield: English bassist (The Stone Roses, Primal Scream).
- Tina Gebel: German circus performer, the daughter of Sigrid Gebel and step-daughter of Gunther Gebel-Williams.
- Mani : English bass player (The Stone Roses Primal Scream and Freebass).
- Josh Silver: American keyboard player and producer (Type O Negative and Fallout).
- Kuwait adopts constitution (1st, Islamitic)
- Wilt Chamberlain of NBA San Francisco Warriors scores 73 points versus New York Knicks.
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