Friday October 12, 1962: on this day

October 12, 1962 was the 285th day of the year 1962, under the sign of Libra and the day of the week was Friday.

Is October 12, 1962 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on October 12, 1962, who was born and died on October 12, 1962, what holidays and observances are celebrated on October 12, 1962, which were the most popular songs (ex. Sherry by The 4 Seasons), movies (e.g. Requiem for a Heavyweight, directed by Ralph Nelson), TV series (e.g. Mchale'S Navy) books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about October 12th, 1962 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was October 12, 1962?


October 12, 1962 was a Friday and it was the 285th day of the year 1962 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 12, 1962 can also be written as 10/12/1962 in the US and as 12/10/1962 in UK and Europe.

October 12, 1962 in October 1962 calendar

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October 12, 1962: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on October 12, 1962:

  • Us / ussr sign joint space effort in telecommunications and meteorology
  • The columbus day storm strikes the u.s. pacific northwest with record wind velocities. there was at least u.s. $230 million in damages and 46 people died.

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October 12, 1962: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 12th is Libra.

Libra is the 7th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between September 23rd and October 22nd belong to the Libra sign: discover Libra personality and who should a Libra marry.

Babies born in October are either Libra or Scorpio. People born before October 22nd are Libra, while people born from October 23rd have the sign of Scorpio.

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October 12, 1962: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for October 12, 1962 is Tiger and the associated element is Water.

Discover the Tiger personality and how the Water Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.

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Discover the planets positions on October 12th, 1962 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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October 12, 1962: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on October 12, 1962 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 12, 1962 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on October 12, 1962 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 100% full, rising at 06:18 pm and setting at 06:55 am.

The previous full moon was on Sep 14, 1962 while the next full moon would come on Oct 13, 1962.

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Who was born on October 12, 1962?


Famous people born on October 12, 1962:

  • Deborah Foreman
    Deborah Foreman

    American actress and photographer.

  • Carlos Bernard
    Carlos Bernard

    American actor and director.

  • Branko Crvenkovski

    Macedonian politician and engineer, 3rd president of republic of macedonia.

  • Luca Carboni

    Popular italian singer.

  • Carla Harris

    Carla Harris is a successful businesswoman and Vice Chairman at Morgan Stanley.

  • Mads Eriksen

    Norwegian composer and guitarist.

  • John Coleman

    Australian rules footballer (born 1928).

  • Chris Botti

    American composer and trumpet player.

  • Michelle Botes

    South african actress.

  • Amanda Castro

    Hondurian poet.

  • Anne Enright

    Author.

  • Chuck Fleischmann

    Politician.

  • Joan Cusack

    Actress.

  • Richard Paul Evans

    Author.

  • Sid Fernandez

    Honolulu, hawaii -- pitcher (ny mets, philadelphia phillies).

  • Arsène Jiroyan
  • Patrick Bosso
  • Aminata Touré
  • Bashkim Fino

Whose famous birthday is on October 12th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 12th:

  • Hugh Jackman
    Hugh Jackman

    Australian producer and actor who is involved with film, musical theatre and television.

  • Josh Hutcherson
    Josh Hutcherson

    Josh hutcherson is an american actor known for his role as peeta mellark in the hunger games film series.

  • Young Jeezy
    Young Jeezy

    Young jeezy, also known as jeezy, is an american rapper and actor known for his contributions to the hip-hop genre and his hit singles such...

  • Brigitte Lahaie
    Brigitte Lahaie

    French radio talk show host, actress in mainstream films and former pornographic actor of x-rated movies.

  • Akshara Haasan
    Akshara Haasan

    Indian film actress known for her work in Tamil cinema.

  • Luciano Pavarotti
    Luciano Pavarotti

    He is an italian operatic tenor who has been a star for hundreds of recordings and international performances.

  • Doona Bae
    Doona Bae

    Doona bae is a south korean actress known for her roles in popular films such as the host and cloud atlas.

  • Tyler Blackburn
    Tyler Blackburn

    Tyler blackburn is a tv actor known for his role as caleb rivers in the tv series pretty little liars.

  • Kirk Cameron
    Kirk Cameron

    American actor best known for his role in the abc sitcom "growing pains" as the loving, wholesome child.

  • Susan Anton
    Susan Anton

    American actress, singer and dancer.

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October 12, 1962: How old are you if you were born on that day?


You are 61 years 6 months old,

or 738 months and 11 days old,

or 3210 weeks and 4 days old,

or 22474 days old,

if you were born on October 12, 1962.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on October 12, 1962?

There are 172 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday October 12th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on October 12, 1962?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on October 12, 1962.

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October 12, 1962: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on October 12, 1962:

  • Federigo Severini

What famous deaths happened on October 12th?

Famous deaths on October 12th:

  • John Denver
    John Denver

    American folk singer, recording artist and club performer.

  • Sonja Henie
    Sonja Henie

    The norwegian champion ice skater, with over 257 medals and cups.

  • Joan Leslie
    Joan Leslie

    American actress, dancer, and vaudevillian (b. 1925).

  • Sheila Florance
    Sheila Florance

    Australian actress in television and film (born 1916).

  • Leon Ames
    Leon Ames

    Actor (father to the bride), passes away at 91 after suffering a stroke.

  • Conchata Ferrell
    Conchata Ferrell

    American actress (d. 2020).

  • Nat Pendleton
    Nat Pendleton

    Olympic wrestler/actor (reckless) dies at 72.

  • Doris Davenport
    Doris Davenport

    Actress (behind the news westerner), dies in 81.

  • Aline MacMahon
    Aline MacMahon

    Us actress, backdoor to heaven, dies at 92.

  • Johnny Olson
    Johnny Olson

    American game show announcer price is right, dies at 75.

See more famous people and celebrities who died on October 12th

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October 12, 1962: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on October 12, 1962:

  • El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
  • French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
  • Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
  • Malawi - Mother's Day
  • Equatorial Guinea - Independence Day (from Spain, 1968)
  • Also see October 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • RC Saints - Our Lady of the Pillar (Zaragoza, Spain); Saint Wilfrid
  • St. Fiace
  • Roman festivals - Fortuna Redux, last day of the Ludi Augustales
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October 12, 1962: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on October 12, 1962 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week October 8th and October 14th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


October 12, 1962: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on October 12, 1962 was Sherry by The 4 Seasons, according to the music chart for the week October 8th and October 14th.

October 12, 1962: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on October 12, 1962 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week October 8th and October 14th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Sherry
  2. - Monster Mash
  3. - Ramblin' Rose
  4. - Let's Dance
  5. - I Remember You

October 12, 1962: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on October 12, 1962 was Telstar by The Tornados, according to the music chart for the week October 8th and October 14th.

October 12, 1962: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on October 12, 1962 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week October 8th and October 14th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Telstar
  2. - The Loco-Motion
  3. - Sheila
  4. - It Might As Well Rain Until September
  5. - She's Not You

October 12, 1962: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on October 12, 1962 was Green Onions by Booker T. & The MG's, according to the R&B music chart for the week October 8th and October 14th.

October 12, 1962: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on October 12, 1962 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week October 8th and October 14th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Green Onions
  2. - You Beat Me To The Punch
  3. - Sherry
  4. - Lie To Me
  5. - Do You Love Me

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October 12, 1962: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on October 12, 1962 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Requiem for a Heavyweight

Requiem for a Heavyweight

Release year: 1962

Directed by: Ralph Nelson

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Jackie Gleason, Mickey Rooney, Julie Harris

Ohne Krimi geht die Mimi nie ins Bett

Ohne Krimi geht die Mimi nie ins Bett

Release year: 1962

Directed by: Franz Antel

Starring: Heinz Erhardt, Karin Dor, Harald Juhnke, Ann Smyrner

A Prize of Arms

A Prize of Arms

Release year: 1962

Directed by: Cliff Owen

Starring: Stanley Baker, Helmut Schmid, Tom Bell, John Phillips

Dr. No

Dr. No

Release year: 1962

Directed by: Terence Young

Starring: Sean Connery, Ursula Andress, Bernard Lee, Joseph Wiseman

Country: United States of America

Sodom and Gomorrah

Sodom and Gomorrah

Release year: 1962

Directed by: Robert Aldrich

Starring: Stewart Granger, Pier Angeli, Stanley Baker, Rossana Podestà

Country: United States of America

October 12, 1962: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on October 12, 1962 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

McHale's Navy

McHale's Navy

Release year: 1962

Directed by: Bryan Spicer

Country: United States of America

The Saint

The Saint

Release year: 1962

Directed by: Phillip Noyce

The Beverly Hillbillies

The Beverly Hillbillies

Release year: 1962

Directed by: Penelope Spheeris

Country: United States of America

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Release year: 1962

Directed by: Frank Capra

Country: United States of America

The Andy Williams Show

The Andy Williams Show

Release year: 1962

Starring: Andy Williams

Country: United States of America

October 12, 1962: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on October 12, 1962 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

Seven Days In May by Fletcher Knebel and Charles W. Bailey II

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Final Verdict by Adela Rogers St. Johns

Final Verdict

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Final verdict

In-Laws And Outlaws by C. Northcote Parkinson

In-Laws And Outlaws

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The secrets of business administration are essential for ambitious executives who want to maintain a competitive edge over their competitors. The topics include how to choose the right father-in-law and how to avoid making mistakes.

A Shade Of Difference by Allen Drury

A Shade Of Difference

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This is the sequel to Advise and Consent, the Pulitzer Prize-winning bestseller. A novel about the United Nations and racial friction by Allen Drury.

Ship of Fools by Katherine Anne Porter

Ship of Fools

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The story is set on a cruise ship bound for Germany in the summer 1931. The passengers include a Spanish noblewoman and a drunken German lawyer. An American divorcee is also included.

October 12, 1962: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on October 12, 1962 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Spacewar!

Spacewar!

Platform: PDP-1

Genre: Space combat simulation

history

Who was the US President on October 12, 1962?

On October 12, 1962 the US President was John F. Kennedy (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 12, 1962?

On October 12, 1962 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 12, 1962?

On October 12, 1962 the Pope was John XXIII.

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What is special about October 12th?

October 12th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 12th day of the month of October. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on October 12th, such as:

  • 2018 - Wedding of princess eugenie & jack brooksbank: in the second british royal wedding of 2018, princess eugenie wed jack brooksbank at st george's chapel windsor castle.
  • 2017 - In the kurram valley, pakistani forces rescue joshua boyle, an american citizen, and their family from north-west pakistani war. the taliban had kidnapped the family in afghanistan's wardak province five years ago. (global news),
  • 2016 - Iraqi civil war: haider al-abadi, the iraqi prime minister rejects turkey’s claim that turkish forces should be part of an operation to retake mosul from militant-held forces.

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What happened in 1962?

1962 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Battles on Chinese and Indies boundary
  • 32nd French Mens Tennis: Rod Laver beats Roy Emerson
  • Ground is broken for the Houston Astrodome

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What was the calendar for October 1962?

October 1962 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with October being the 10th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how October 1962 calendar looked like.

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