Historical Events on June 17th, 1962

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Major

62nd US Golf Open: Jack Nicklaus shoots a 283 at Oakmont CC PA

  • FIFA World Cup: Brazil beats Czechoslovakia 3-1 in football's 7th World Cup in Santiago
  • Lou Brock is 2nd to HR into Polo Grounds right-center field bleachers
  • Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Cosmopolitan Golf Open