A Year In The Life Of The USS Spiegel Grove (LSD-32)
1962

On TV...

The Bevery Hillbillies

Fireball XL5

Combat

The CBS Evening News With Walter Cronkite

At the Movies...

The Longest Day

The Music Man

Mutiny On The Bounty

To Kill A Mockingbird

The Academy Awards...(hosted by Frank Sinatra)
Best Picture is - Lawrence of Arabia
Best Actor is - Gregory Peck
Best Actress is - Anne Bancroft

Some of the Celebrities Born This Year:

January

Jim Carrey

February

Clint Black

March

Matthew Broderick

April

Janes Leeves

May

Tracy Vaccaro

June

Gina Gershon

July

Tom Cruise

August

Craig Kilborn

September

Rob Morrow

October

Michael Andretti

November

Demi Moore

December

Janine Turner

Some of the Celebrities Who Died This Year:

January

Roy Atwell

February

Joseph Kearns

March

Jack Britton

April

Clara Blandick

May

Irving Bibo

June

Karl Fager

July

Myron McCormick

August

Marilyn Monroe

September

ee cummings

October

Louise Beavers

November

Monte Brice

December

Charles Laughton

World Events for 1962...

Date

Event

15 October

Empire Games held in Perth

Second Vatican council in Rome

Amnesty International founded

Structure of DNA discovered

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