What Happened on August 26, 1962

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Tournament

Mickey Wright wins LPGA Salt Lake City Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright
  • Minnesota Twins Jack Kralick no-hits KC A's, 1-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Mionske, American cyclist and attorney
  • Roger Kingdom, US 60m hurdler (world record)
  • Tariq Ramadan, Geneva, Switzerland, Islamic scholar