What Happened on August 12, 1962

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st time 2 people in space

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Mickey Wright wins LPGA Heart of America Golf Tournament

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright
  • Russia launches Vostok 4, Pavel Popovich, who lands safely Aug 15

Famous Birthdays

  • Miss Cleo [Youree Dell Harris], American psychic (Psychic Readers Network), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)