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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in September 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.

But much more happened on September 1962: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 1962?


Events

  • 01 Sep 1962 KATC TV channel 3 in Lafayette, LA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 02 Sep 1962 The Soviet Union agrees to send arms to Cuba.
  • 03 Sep 1962 Mickey Wright wins LPGA Spokane Golf Open
  • 04 Sep 1962 Beatles record How Do You Do It at EMI
  • 05 Sep 1962 Atletico Madrid wins 2nd Europe Cup II
  • 08 Sep 1962 Chinese troops exceed Mac-Mahon-line (Tibet-India boundary)
  • 09 Sep 1962 76th US Womens Tennis: Margaret Smith Court beats Darlene Hard (97 64)
  • 10 Sep 1962 KLRN TV channel 9 in San Antonio, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 11 Sep 1962 Beatles cut Love Me Do andPS I Love You with Andy White on drums
  • 15 Sep 1962 Bravo, Giovanni closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 76 performances
  • 16 Sep 1962 Brian Kilby wins marathon: (2:23:18.8)
  • 17 Sep 1962 Justice Department files 1st suit to end segregation in public schools
  • 18 Sep 1962 Bob Aspromonte sets NL 3rd baseman record of 57 cons errorless games
  • 19 Sep 1962 Atlantic College opens it doors for the first time, marking the birth of the pioneering UWC educational movement.
  • 20 Sep 1962 Ben Bella wins 1st elections in independent Algeria
  • 22 Sep 1962 Bob Dylan plays NYC Carnegie Hall
  • 23 Sep 1962 Mary Lena Faulk wins LPGA Visalia Golf Open
  • 24 Sep 1962 KWSU TV channel 10 in Pullman, WA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 25 Sep 1962 Yankees clinch AL pennant
  • 26 Sep 1962 LA Dodger Maury Wills becomes 1st to steal 100 bases (en route to 104)
  • 27 Sep 1962 Military uprising under Col Abdullah as-Sallal North Yemen
  • 28 Sep 1962 Brighter Day, last airs on CBS-TV daytime
  • 29 Sep 1962 Alley Cat by Bent Fabric and His Piano peaks at #7
  • 30 Sep 1962 JFK routes 3,000 federal troops to Mississippi

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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Ikiru

Ikiru

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

Starring: Takashi Shimura, Nobuo Kaneko, Shin'ichi Himori, Haruo Tanaka

Country: United States of America

Sunrise

Sunrise

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: George O'Brien, Janet Gaynor, Margaret Livingston, Bodil Rosing

Country: United States of America

The Bridge on the River Kwai

The Bridge on the River Kwai

Directed by: David Lean

Starring: William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa

Country: United States of America

The Princess Bride

The Princess Bride

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Robin Wright, Chris Sarandon

Country: United States of America

The Thin Man

The Thin Man

Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke

Starring: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Maureen O'Sullivan, Nat Pendleton

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in September 1962?
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Who'S In Charge Here? by Gerald C. Gardner

Who'S In Charge Here?

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Vintage paperback

Jfk Coloring Book by Jackie Kannon

Jfk Coloring Book

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How did a coloring book spend 14 weeks on the New York Times Non-Fiction Best Sellers list??? The year was 1962.

A Thousand Springs by Anna Chennault

A Thousand Springs

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Many books have been written about General Claire Chennault. This adds a more personal view. Anna Chen Xiangmei worked as a war correspondent for the Central News Agency from 1944 to

Veeck -- As In Wreck by Bill Veeck

Veeck -- As In Wreck

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Classic story about his life owning the Cleveland Indians by Bill Veeck

Hornblower And The Hotspur by C.S. Forester

Hornblower And The Hotspur

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April 1803. Here is Hornblower who, directly after his wedding ceremony, is ordered to take his ship, the HMS Hotspur, to observe the French coast, Channel ports, and around to the Bay of Biscay.