November 3rd, 1962, fell on a Saturday. It was day 307 of 1962. The decade was the 1960s.
58 years, 4 months and 1 days have passed since November 3rd, 1962.
Born On This Date
People who were born on this exact date:
Born on this exact date: Gabe Newell: Valve Corporation founder.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on November 3rd, 1962:
United States: He's A Rebel - Crystals
United Kingdom: Telstar - Tornados
Take Me Back!
The date is November 3rd, 1962 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.
Halloween has just come and passed. It's November, so the evenings are getting darker and the days are getting colder. In America, the song He's A Rebel by Crystals is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, Telstar by Tornados is the number one hit song. John Fitzgerald Kennedy is currently the President of the United States and Harold Macmillan is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Because it's 1962, radio stations are playing hit songs from music artists such as Ray Charles, The Four Seasons, Elvis Presley, Chubby Checker, Bobby Vinton and Shelley Fabares.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Have Gun - Will Travel", "77 Sunset Strip", "Route 66" and "Hazel". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Leave It to Beaver", "My Three Sons", "Davey and Goliath" and "The Jetsons". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Crater Critters", "Astrobase", "Etch A Sketch" and "Chatter Telephone".
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 November 3rd, 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.
Who were the best football players in 1962?
In 1962, the best soccer players were Pelé, Josef Masopust, Eusébio, Karl-Heinz Schnellinger, Dragoslav Šekularac, Jef Jurion, Gianni Rivera, Jimmy Greaves, John Charles, Milan Galić and János Göröcs.
Who were the best NBA players in 1962?
In 1962, the best NBA players were Bill Russell, Wilt Chamberlain, Elgin Baylor, Bob Pettit, Oscar Robertson and Jerry West.
Basic facts and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
58 years, 4 months and 1 days have passed since November 3rd, 1962.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 44 of 1962.
Leap Year: 1962 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on November 3rd, 1962, will be 58 years of age.
People born in 1962 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around November 3rd, 1962:
October 14th, 1962: The Cuban Missile Crisis begins when the Soviet Union deploys ballistic missiles in Cuba.
October 16th, 1962: Baseball: The New York Yankees defeat the San Francisco Giants by 4-3 to win the 1962 World Series.
October 20th, 1962: The Sino-Indian War bar begins when China launches two separate attacks on Indian forces.
This date: November 3rd, 1962
Horoscopes & Birthstone Information
Zodiac & Birthstone information:
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on November 3rd, 1962, will have the star sign Scorpio.
However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Libra.
Zodiac Element: Water.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1962 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
Native American Zodiac: November 3rd, 1962 falls under the Snake.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of November will have the birthstones Topaz and Citrine.
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Hazel - Sitcom about a live-in maid called Hazel Burke.
Route 66 - Adventure crime drama.
The Andy Griffith Show - Comedy TV series about a sheriff in Mayberry, North Carolina.
Danger Man - British television series about a secret agent working for NATO.
The Untouchables - American crime drama.
The Twilight Zone - TV series about disturbing or unusual events.
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis - American sitcom about a teenager who strives for beautiful women, fancy cars and money.
Bonanza - American Western series.
Rawhide - American western series starring Eric Fleming and Clint Eastwood.
77 Sunset Strip - Private detective drama series.
Perry Mason - Legal drama series.
Wagon Train - American western series.
1962 - Kid's TV
Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1962.
Davey and Goliath
The Dick Tracy Show
King Leonardo and His Short Subjects
The Bugs Bunny Show
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
Leave It to Beaver
1962 - Toys & Games
Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1962:
Etch A Sketch
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of November:
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 3rd of November:
Culture Day (Japan)
Who was the US President on November 3rd, 1962?
John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on November 3rd, 1962?
Harold Macmillan was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Seán Lemass was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on November 3rd, 1962 was probably conceived around the 24th of January, 1962. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on November 3rd, 1962 is the 13th of August, 1963. (Rough Estimate).
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about November 3rd, 1962.
21,306 days have passed since this date.
1,840,838,400 seconds have passed since the November 3rd, 1962.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,147,644,800 times.
Since November 3rd, 1962, earth has travelled approximately 949,872,614,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 306,806,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 158,312,102 steps. That's about 70,361 miles!
Since this date, 22,090,061 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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