November 1962 in Sport

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 3 Wilt Chamberlain of NBA SF Warriors scores 72 points vs LA Lakers

NBA Legend Wilt Chamberlain
NBA Legend
Wilt Chamberlain
  • Nov 4 Murle Lindstrom wins LPGA San Antonio Civitan Golf Tournament

Sports record brokenNHL Record

Nov 7 Glenn Hall set NHL record of 503 consecutive games as goalie

NHL Goalie Glenn Hall
NHL Goalie
Glenn Hall

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Nov 20 Mickey Mantle wins AL MVP for the 3rd time

Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle
  • Nov 23 Dodgers shortstop Maury Wills is named NL's MVP
  • Nov 29 Baseball decides to revert back to 1 all star game per year

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nov 1 Sharron Davies, British Olympic swimmer and tv presenter (BBC), born in Plymouth, Devon
  • Nov 1 Kelly Kelland, softball 1st baseman (Olympics 1996), born in London, Ontario
  • Nov 1 Michelle Estill, LPGA golfer (1991 PING-Cellular One), born in Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Nov 1 Robert Willis, Australian golfer, born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Nov 2 Donna Spangler, wrestler (Coal Miner's Daughter-GLOW), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 3 Kym Hampton, WNBA forward (NY Liberty)
  • Nov 5 Abédi Pelé, Ghanaian footballer
  • Nov 7 Wayne Norman Phillips, Vic opener cricketer (Test for Aust v Ind 1992)
  • Nov 8 Ron Johnson, Australian baseball hitting coach (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 10 Cathy Boswell, basketball player (Olympic gold 1984), born in Joliet, Illinois
  • Nov 12 Jeff Reed, Joliet IL, catcher (Colorado Rockies)
  • Nov 12 Wim Kieft, Dutch soccer star (Ajax/Gir de Bordeaux/PSV)
  • Nov 13 Blair Rasmussen, NBA center (Atlanta Hawks)
  • Nov 13 Gaetano Orlando, hockey forward (Team Italy 1998)
  • Nov 14 Morgan Reeser, 470 sailor (Olymp-8th-1992, 96), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Nov 16 Chuck Finley, pitcher (Angels)
  • Nov 18 Jamie Moyer, Sellersville PA, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)
  • Nov 18 Jill Briles-Hinton, Elmhurst IL, LPGA golfer (1995 Women's Open-16th)
  • Nov 19 Salim Jaffer, cricketer (Pakistani pace bowler in 14 Tests 1986-91)
  • Nov 19 Dodie Boy Peñalosa, Philippine boxer
  • Nov 21 Sabine Busch, German athlete
  • Nov 22 Steve DeOssie, NFL inside linebacker (NE Patriots)
  • Nov 23 Andrea Blackwell, basketball forward (Olympics 1996), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Nov 24 Randy Velarde, Midland TX, infielder (NY Yankees, California Angels)
  • Nov 25 Gilbert Delorme, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Nov 26 Chuck Finley, Monroe LA, pitcher (California Angels)
  • Nov 26 John Samuel Inman, PGA golfer (1993 Buick South Open), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • Nov 26 Mike Johnson, NFL inside linebacker (Detroit Lions)
  • Nov 28 Karen Marsden, field hockey goalie (Olympics 1996), born in Perth, Australia
  • Nov 29 Sadanand Viswanath, Indian cricket wicket-keeper (v Sri Lanka 1985-86)
  • Nov 30 Bo Jackson, baseball/football player (KC Royals, LA Raiders)

Deaths in Sport

  • Nov 1 Ricardo Rodríguez, Mexican racing driver (b. 1942)