What Happened on July 8, 1962

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Tournament

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Kelly Girls Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth

Famous Birthdays

  • Martin Pavlu, hockey forward (Team Italy 1998)
  • Rob Burnett, North Caldwell NJ, head writer (David Letterman)

Famous Deaths

  • Georges Bataille, French writer and philosopher (b. 1897)