Historical Events on July 6, 1962

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

76th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Rod Laver beats Martin Mulligan (62 62 61)

Tennis Player Rod Laver
Tennis Player
Rod Laver
  • Emir Said al-Djazairi takes van Algerian throne in Syria
  • Mantle hits his 3rd & 4th consecutive homer
  • Nuclear test shot Sedan; part of Operation Plowshare