Tuesday 18 September 1962
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Joanne Catherall and John Fashanu.
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.
Divorce Italian Style, directed by Pietro Germi, 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! or Spacewar!.
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- Also see September 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Chile - Independence Day (first junta 1810)
- RC Saints - Feast day of St Joseph of Cupertino and Methodius of Olympus
- In ancient Greece, the fifth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries.
- Joanne Catherall: Sheffield, England -- Rock vocalist (Human League).
- John Fashanu: English footballer and manager.
- John Mann: Canadian singer-songwriter guitarist and actor (Spirit of the West).
- Aden Ridgeway: Australian public servant and politician.
- Boris Said: American race car driver.
- Therese Neumann: German stigma, dies at 64.
- Bob Aspromonte sets NL 3rd baseman record of 57 cons errorless games
- Burundi, Jamaica, Rwanda and Trinidad and Tobago are admitted to the United Nations.
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