Birthdays in History in July 1962

  • Jul 7 Shawn Paddock, rocker (Red Rockers)
  • Jul 26 Galina Chistyakova, Russian jumper (world record 1988)
  • Jul 30 Andy Green, UK, 1st to break sound barrier on land
  • Jul 30 Vladimir Nikolayevich Dezhurov, Rus lt-colonel/cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-21)
  • Jul 30 Jay Feaster, American National Hockey League executive
  • Jul 31 John Chiang, American politician