Thursday December 27, 1962

US date format: 12/27/1962, UK date format: 27/12/1962

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on December 27, 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 Craig Robinson and Sherri Steinhauer in Madison. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Telstar by The Tornadoes. China Town, directed by Shakti Samanta, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962 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..

You can also have a look at the year 1962, at December 27 across the years or at December 1962 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • The second day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • A bank holiday in Britain and elsewhere if 25 December or 26 December falls in the weekend.
  • R.C. Saints - John the Apostle and Evangelist

Events

  • 28th Heisman Trophy Award: Terry Baker, Oregon State (quarterback).

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Movies

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Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam

Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam

Directed by: Abrar Alvi

Starring: Meena Kumari, Guru Dutt, Rehman, Waheeda Rehman

Lawrence of Arabia

Lawrence of Arabia

Directed by: David Lean

Starring: Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins

Country: United States of America

To Kill a Mockingbird

To Kill a Mockingbird

Directed by: Robert Mulligan

Starring: Gregory Peck, John Megna, Frank Overton, Rosemary Murphy

Country: United States of America

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

Directed by: Robert Aldrich

Starring: Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Victor Buono, Wesley Addy

Country: United States of America

The Manchurian Candidate

The Manchurian Candidate

Directed by: John Frankenheimer

Starring: Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh, Angela Lansbury

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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TV Series

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Geboren unter schwarzen Himmeln

Geboren unter schwarzen Himmeln

Onmitsu kenshi

Onmitsu kenshi

Starring: Koichi Ose

Country: Japan

Commandant X

Commandant X

Starring: Michel de Ré, Marcel Cuminatto, Nicole Desailly

Country: France

Jedermannstraße 11

Jedermannstraße 11

Starring: Berta Drews

Discovery

Discovery

Starring: Virginia Gibson, Frank Buxton

Country: United States of America

How old am I?

If December 27, 1962 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Spacewar!

Spacewar!

Platform: PDP-1

Genre: Space combat simulation

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 27, 1962?

On December 27, 1962 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is December 27, 1962?

On December 27, 1962 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on December 27, 1962?

On December 27, 1962 the US President was John F. Kennedy (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 27, 1962?

On December 27, 1962 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on December 27, 1962?

On December 27, 1962 Pope John XXIII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on December 27, 1962?

On December 27, 1962 several famous people were born including, Craig Robinson, Timothy Hacker in Milwaukee, Sherri Steinhauer in Madison.


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