What Happened on September 9, 1962

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Shirley Englehorn wins LPGA Eugene Golf Open
  • Soviet economist Liberman plead for autonomous businesses
  • WNYS (now WIXT) TV channel 9 in Syracuse, NY (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Aleta Rzepecki Sill, bowler (1983 WIBC single), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Derek Kennard, NFL guard (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Jack Trudeau, NFL quarterback (Carolina Panthers)

Famous Deaths

  • Pat Rooney, vaudevillian (Night club), dies at 82