Weddings of 1962
Who Married & What Happened?
Celebrating weddings of 1962. Where were you and what was happening?
If you were one of the weddings of 1962…
Congratulations on your wedding of 1962. You share your anniversary with the following events.
Celebrity Weddings of 1962
- Frankie Avalon married Kathryn Diebel
- Marlon Brando married Tarita Teriipia
- John Lennon wed Cynthia Lennon
- Johan Derksen wed Isabelle Pikaar
- Pernell Roberts married Judith Anna Roberts
News Highlights of 1962
- Lieutenant Colonel John H Glenn Jr is the first American to orbit the earth.
- The Lenin Peace Prize is awarded to artist Pable Picasso.
- The Telstar communications satellite transmits the first worldwide TV show.
- The Mariner 2 spacecraft sent photos of Venus to earth.
1962 Sports Champions:
- New York Yankees win the World Series.
- AFL Championship – Dallas Texans won 20-17 over the Houston Oilers in double overtime.
- NFL Championship – Green Bay Packers won 16-7 over the New York Giants.
- Boston Celtics win the NBA Title.
- Toronto Maple Leafs win the Stanley Cup.
Music Highlights of 1962
- Grammy’s Song of 1962: What Kind Of Fool Am I – Leslie Bricusse
- The Four Seasons – Big Girls Don’t Cry
- Gene Chandler – Duke Of Earl
- Elvis Presley – Good Luck Charm
- Bruce Channel – Hey! Baby
- Ray Charles – I Can’t Stop Loving You
- Joey Dee & The Starliters – Peppermint Twist
- Bobby Vinton – Roses Are Red
- Tommy Roe – Sheila
- The Four Season – Sherry
- The Shirelles – Soldier Boy
- Connie Francis – Don’t Break The Heart That Loves You
- Shelley Fabares – Johnny Angel
- Dick & DeeDee – Stranger On The Shore
- Gene Pitney – The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
- David Rose – The Stripper
- Neil Sedaka – Breaking Up Is Hard To Do
- Little Eva – The Loco-Motion
- The Crystals – He’s A Rebel
- Bobby “Boris” Pickett – Monster Mash
- Steve Lawrence – Go Away Little Girl
- The Tornadoes – Telstar
Entertainment Highlights of 1962
- Best Picture: West Side Story: Robert Wise
- Best Actor: Maximilian Schell – Judgment at Nuremberg
- Best Actress: Sophia Loren – La ciociara
Top Television Shows:
- The Andy Griffith Show, Ben Casey, Beverly Hillbillies, Bonanza, Candid Camera, The Dick Van Dyke Show, Gunsmoke, The Lucy Show, Make Room For Daddy, The Red Skelton Show
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