What Happened on June 3, 1962

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Air France Boeing 707 crashes on takeoff from Paris, kills 130

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Betsy Rawls & Kathy wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Betsy Rawls
LPGA Golfer
Betsy Rawls

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Lee Harvey Oswald arrives by train in Oldenzaal, Netherlands

Ex-soldier, drifter Lee Harvey Oswald
Ex-soldier, drifter
Lee Harvey Oswald
  • WBKO TV channel 13 in Bowling Green, KY (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Connie Price-Smith, discus thrower (Oly-5th-96), born in Saint Charles, Missouri
  • Susannah Constantine, British fashion guru