The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2029. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1962
- January 1, 1962 – United States Navy SEALs established.
- February 5, 1962 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Water Tiger in Chinese astrology.
- February 10, 1962 – Captured American U2 spy-plane pilot Gary Powers is exchanged for captured Soviet spy Rudolf Abel.
- April 2, 1962 – The first official panda crossing is opened outside London Waterloo station.
- May 6, 1962 – St. Martín de Porres is canonized by Pope John XXIII.
- July 6, 1962 – The Late Late Show, the world’s longest-running chat show by the same broadcaster, airs on RTÉ One for the first time.
- July 11, 1962 – Project Apollo: At a press conference, NASA announces lunar orbit rendezvous as the means to land astronauts on the Moon, and return them to Earth.
- July 17, 1962 – Nuclear weapons testing: The “Small Boy” test shot Little Feller I becomes the last atmospheric test detonation at the Nevada National Security Site.
- August 7, 1962 – Canadian-born American pharmacologist Frances Oldham Kelsey awarded the U.S. President’s Award for Distinguished Federal Civilian Service for her refusal to authorize thalidomide.
- December 7, 1962 – Prince Rainier III of Monaco revises the principality’s constitution, devolving some of his power to advisory and legislative councils.
Who Were Born On 1962?
- January 1, 1962 – Anton Muscatelli, Italian-Scottish economist and academic
- January 6, 1962 – Kevin Rosier, American mixed martial artist and boxer (d. 2015)
- February 14, 1962 – Sakina Jaffrey, American actress
- February 21, 1962 – David Foster Wallace, American author and academic (d. 2008)
- April 4, 1962 – Kailasho Devi, Indian social worker and politician
- May 13, 1962 – Paul Burstow, English politician
- June 15, 1962 – Chris Morris, English actor, director, and producer
- July 23, 1962 – Alain Lefèvre, Canadian pianist and composer
- October 16, 1962 – Flea, Australian-American bass player, songwriter, and actor (Red Hot Chili Peppers, What Is This?, Atoms for Peace, and Fear)
- December 13, 1962 – Roger Ilegems, Belgian cyclist