Monday November 12, 1962
US date format: 11/12/1962, UK date format: 12/11/1962
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 12, 1962). The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative), Pope John XXIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Naomi Wolf and Wim Kieft.
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.
Taras Bulba, directed by J. Lee Thompson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962
while The Blue Nile by Alan Moorehead was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Geboren unter schwarzen Himmeln.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spacewar!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 12, 1962?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
- Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
- National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 12, 1962?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The 4 Seasons - Big Girls Don't Cry
- The Crystals - He's A Rebel
- Booker T. & The MG's - Green Onions
- The Contours - Do You Love Me
- Sam Cooke - Somebody Have Mercy
- Bobby Bland - Stormy Monday Blues
- Sam Cooke - Nothing Can Change This Love
- Brook Benton - Lie To Me
- Carla Thomas - I'll Bring It Home To You
- Marvin Gaye - Stubborn Kind Of Fellow
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 12If November 12, 1962 is your birthday you're 57 years, 8 months, 28 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 3 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?