1st of June, 1962

The 1st of June, 1962, fell on a Friday. Day 152 of 1962. Decade: 1960s.

57 years, 10 months and 0 days have passed since the 1st of June, 1962.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 1st of June, 1962:

  • Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann is executed.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 1st of June, 1962:

  • United States: I Can't Stop Loving You - Ray Charles
  • United Kingdom: Good Luck Charm - 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 1st of June, 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.

  • Sammy Davis Jr. - "What Kind of Fool Am I?"

    "What Kind of Fool Am I?" by Sammy Davis Jr. would go on to win a Grammy for 1962's Song of the Year.

  • Lawrence of Arabia

    "Lawrence of Arabia" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1962.

  • 1962 FIFA World Cup

    The 1962 FIFA World Cup takes place in Chile. The competition is won by Brazil after they defeat Czechoslovakia 3-1.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 57 years, 10 months and 0 days have passed since the 1st of June, 1962.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 22 of 1962.
  • Leap Year: 1962 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 1st of June, 1962, will be 57 years of age.
  • People born in 1962 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 1st of June, 1962:

  • 2nd of May, 1962: Football: Portuguese side Benfica win the European Cup after they defeat Real Madrid 5-3 at the Olympisch Stadion in Amsterdam.
  • 5th of May, 1962: FA Cup Final 1962: Tottenham Hotspur defeat Burnley 3-1.
  • 10th of May, 1962: The first issue of The Incredible Hulk is published.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 1st of June, 1962, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1962 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 1st of June, 1962 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.

1962 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1962.

"Top Cat" - "Davey and Goliath" - "Mister Ed" - "The Dick Tracy Show" - "King Leonardo and His Short Subjects" - "The Bugs Bunny Show" - "The Flintstones" - "My Three Sons" - "Courageous Cat and Minute Mouse" - "The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends" - "Dennis the Menace" - "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis" - "The Rifleman" - "Leave It to Beaver" - "Captain Kangaroo" - "Lassie" - "Looney Tunes"


1962 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1962:

  • Tammy (doll)
  • Chatter Telephone
  • Rock-a-Stack
  • Ken (doll)
  • Etch A Sketch
  • Astrobase
  • Troll doll
  • Crater Critters

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 1st of June:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the President of the United States on the 1st of June, 1962.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 1st of June, 1962 was probably conceived around the 22nd of August, 1961. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 1st of June, 1962 is the 11th of March, 1963. (Rough Estimate).

1st of June

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of June, 1962.

  • 21,124 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,825,113,600 seconds have passed since the 1st of June, 1962.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,129,299,200 times.
  • Since the 1st of June, 1962, earth has travelled approximately 941,758,617,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 304,185,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 156,959,770 steps. That's about 69,760 miles!
  • Since this date, 21,901,363 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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