What Happened on October 22, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 75,000 Flemings demand equal rights & Flemish language in Belgium

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Louise Suggs wins LPGA San Antonio Golf Civitan

Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA Louise Suggs
Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA
Louise Suggs

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Potter, Ct, tennis player (changed shirt on Wimbledon Court)
  • Donna Wynd, 1k sprint cyclist (Olympics-96), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Leonard Marshall, NFL defensive end (NY Giants, NY Jets)
  • Robert Torti, American actor
  • Sanath Kaluperuma, cricketer (four Tests for Sri Lanka 1984-88)