What Happened on September 10, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

76th U.S. Women's National Championship: Margaret Court beats Darlene Hard (9-7, 6-4)

Tennis Player Darlene Hard
Tennis Player
Darlene Hard

Sport awardTennis Open

82nd U.S. Men's National Championship: Rod Laver completes his first Grand Slam defeating 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
  • KLRN TV channel 9 in San Antonio, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • WDCN TV channel 8 in Nashville, TN (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Esteban Toledo, Mexican professional golfer, born in Mexicali, Mexico