What Happened on July 30, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 33rd All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 9-4 at Wrigley Field, Chicago
  • All star MVP: Leon Wagner (LA Angels)

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Green, UK, 1st to break sound barrier on land
  • Jay Feaster, American National Hockey League executive
  • Monique Gabrielle, actress (Flashdance, Night Shift), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • Tom Pagnozzi, catcher (St Louis Cardinals), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • Vladimir Nikolayevich Dezhurov, Rus lt-colonel/cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-21)

Famous Deaths

  • Myron McCormick, American actor (China Girl, Jigsaw), dies of cancer at 54