What Happened on July 13, 1962

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 500 Indonesian parachutist land on New-Guinea

Sport awardGolf Major

British Open Golf, Royal Troon: Arnold Palmer wins his 2nd consecutive Open, 6 strokes clear of runner-up Kel Nagle of Australia

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Rhonda Vincent, American singer
  • Tom Kenny, American voice actor