On This Day

June 10, 1962 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • A record 54 home runs hit in baseball
  • Igor Ter-Ovanesyan of USSR, sets then long jump record at 27' 3½"

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brent Sutter, Viking, NHL center (Chicago Blackhawks)
  • Duane Sutter, NHL player (NY Islander)

Weddings in Sport

LoveWedding of Interest

NFL running back Gale Sayers (19) weds his high school sweetheart Linda McNeil

NFL Running Back Gale Sayers
NFL Running Back
Gale Sayers

1962 in Sport