What Happened on June 10, 1962

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • A record 54 home runs hit in baseball
  • Igor Ter-Ovanesyan of USSR, sets then long jump record at 27' 3½"
  • Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Austin Civitan Golf Tournament

Famous Birthdays

  • Akie Abe, current First Lady of Japan
  • Brent Sutter, Viking, NHL center (Chicago Blackhawks)
  • Duane Sutter, NHL player (NY Islander)
  • Floris Jansen, cricketer (Netherlands pace bowler 1996 World Cup)
  • Gina Gershon, American actress
  • Vincent Perez, Swiss actor

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

NFL running back Gale Sayers (19) weds his high school sweetheart Linda McNeil

NFL Running Back Gale Sayers
NFL Running Back
Gale Sayers