On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 1962

Historical Events

  • KLRN TV channel 9 in San Antonio, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting

Sport awardUS Men's Tennis Open

US National Championship Men's Tennis, Forest Hills, NY: Rod Laver completes his first Grand Slam defeating fellow Queenslander Roy Emerson 6-2, 6-4, 5-7, 6-4

Tennis Player Rod Laver
Tennis Player
Rod Laver
Tennis Player Roy Emerson
Tennis Player
Roy Emerson

Sport awardUS Open Women's Tennis

US National Championship Women's Tennis, Forest Hills, NY: Australian Margaret Smith beats defending champion Darlene Hard 9-7, 6-4 for her first US singles crown

Tennis Player Darlene Hard
Tennis Player
Darlene Hard
  • WDCN TV channel 8 in Nashville, TN (PBS) begins broadcasting
1962 Highlights

About September 10, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo