What Happened on September 10, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

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

Sport awardTennis Open

US National Championship Men's Tennis: 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 awardTennis Open

US National Championship Women's Tennis: Margaret Smith beats defending champion Darlene Hard of the US 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

Famous Birthdays

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