The 2nd of March, 1962, fell on a Friday. Day 61 of 1962. Decade: 1960s.
57 years, 10 months and 20 days have passed since the 2nd of March, 1962.
Born On This Date
People who were born on this exact date:
Born on this exact date: Jon Bon Jovi: Singer.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 2nd of March, 1962:
United States: Duke Of Earl - Gene Chandler
United Kingdom: Can't Help Falling In Love / Rock-a-hula Baby - Elvis Presley
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 2nd of March, 1962.
Pope John XXIII.
Pope John XXIII was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1962. During the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962, he volunteered as a mediator between the two sides.
1962 in movies.
Movies released in 1962 included Lawrence of Arabia, The Longest Day, In Search of the Castaways, That Touch of Mink, Cape Fear, The Music Man, Mutiny on the Bounty, To Kill a Mockingbird, Hatari!, Gypsy, What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? and Bon Voyage!
1962 in music.
The Billboard Charts in 1962 were dominated by the likes of Chubby Checker, Gene Chandler, Bruce Channel, The Shirelles, The Four Seasons, Ray Charles and Mr. Acker Bilk.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 2nd of March:
2nd of March, 2014: The 86th Academy Awards are held. Matthew McConaughey wins Best Actor for his role as Ron Woodroof in Dallas Buyers Club. Cate Blanchett wins Best Actress for her role as Jeanette "Jasmine" Francis in Blue Jasmine
2nd of March, 2015: The Game Developers Conference 2015 begins in San Francisco, California.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 2nd of March, 1962.
21,143 days have passed since this date.
1,826,755,200 seconds have passed since the 2nd of March, 1962.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,131,214,400 times.
Since the 2nd of March, 1962, earth has travelled approximately 942,605,683,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 304,459,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 157,100,947 steps. That's about 69,823 miles!
Since this date, 21,921,062 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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