Tuesday 28 August 1962
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Richard Elliott Fehr and Thomas Petersson.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Sheila by Tommy Roe.
In UK I Remember You by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits.
Cleo from 5 to 7, directed by Agns Varda, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962
while Jfk Coloring Book by Jackie Kannon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The New Hanna-Barbera Cartoon Series.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spacewar! or Spacewar!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 August 1962 ?
- Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
- Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
- Richard Elliott Fehr: Seattle, Washington -- PGA golfer (1986 BC Open).
- Thomas Petersson: Swedish stand-up comedian and TV host, formerly a boxer.
- Paul Allen: English footballer.
- Craig Anton: American actor and screenwriter.
- David Fincher: American music video and film director.
- 55.9 cm rainfall at Hackberry, Louisiana (state record)
- Dr Geza DeKaplany tortures wife with acid
- Tony Sheridan and beat Brothers record Ya Ya (Parts 1 + 2)
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