Saturday December 29, 1962

US date format: 12/29/1962, UK date format: 29/12/1962

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on December 29, 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 Devon White (baseball) and Wynton Rufer. 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 movie released in 1962 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 29 across the years or at December 1962 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)

Events

  • Doug Walters makes first-class debut for New South Wales 17 years 8 days.

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Movies

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China Town

China Town

Release year: 1962

Directed by: Shakti Samanta

Starring: Shammi Kapoor, Shakila, Helen, Madan Puri

40 Pounds of Trouble

40 Pounds of Trouble

Release year: 1962

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Tony Curtis, Phil Silvers, Suzanne Pleshette, Larry Storch

The Dungeon of Harrow

The Dungeon of Harrow

Release year: 1962

Directed by: Pat Boyette

Starring: Russ Harvey, Helen Hogan, William McNulty, Michele Buquor

To Kill a Mockingbird

To Kill a Mockingbird

Release year: 1962

Directed by: Robert Mulligan

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

Country: United States of America

Days of Wine and Roses

Days of Wine and Roses

Release year: 1962

Directed by: Blake Edwards

Starring: Jack Lemmon, Lee Remick, Charles Bickford, Jack Klugman

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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TV Series

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How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Videogames

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Spacewar!

Spacewar!

Platform: PDP-1

Genre: Space combat simulation

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 29, 1962?

On December 29, 1962 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is December 29, 1962?

On December 29, 1962 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on December 29, 1962?

On December 29, 1962 the US President was John F. Kennedy (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 29, 1962?

On December 29, 1962 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on December 29, 1962?

On December 29, 1962 Pope John XXIII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on December 29, 1962?

On December 29, 1962 several famous people were born including, Devon White (baseball), Wynton Rufer, Carles Puigdemont.