13th of September, 1962

The 13th of September, 1962, fell on a Thursday. Day 256 of 1962. Decade: 1960s.

57 years, 5 months and 6 days have passed since the 13th of September, 1962.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 13th of September, 1962:

  • Segregation: A court orders the University of Mississippi to admit an African-American student called James Meredith.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 13th of September, 1962:

  • United States: Sherry - Four Seasons
  • United Kingdom: She's Not You - 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 13th of September, 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.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 57 years, 5 months and 6 days have passed since the 13th of September, 1962.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 37 of 1962.
  • Leap Year: 1962 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 13th of September, 1962, will be 57 years of age.
  • People born in 1962 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 13th of September, 1962, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1962 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 13th of September, 1962 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.

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:

  • Rock-a-Stack
  • Ken (doll)
  • Astrobase

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 13th of September:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the President of the United States on the 13th of September, 1962.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 13th of September, 1962 was probably conceived around the 4th of December, 1961. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 13th of September, 1962 is the 23rd of June, 1963. (Rough Estimate).

13th of September

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 13th of September, 1962.

  • 20,978 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,812,502,800 seconds have passed since the 13th of September, 1962.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,114,586,600 times.
  • Since the 13th of September, 1962, earth has travelled approximately 935,251,444,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 302,083,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 155,875,241 steps. That's about 69,278 miles!
  • Since this date, 21,750,034 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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