Thursday 20 September 1962
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jim Al-Khalili .
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Sherry by The 4 Seasons.
In UK I Remember You by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits.
Carnival of Souls, directed by Herk Harvey, 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.
On TV people were watching Empire.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spacewar!.
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- Jim Al-Khalili: Iraqi-English physicist author and academic.
- Ben Bella wins 1st elections in independent Algeria
- Gov R Barnett refuses to admit a black to Miss Universe (James Meredith)
- James Meredith, an African-American, is temporarily barred from entering the University of Mississippi.
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