October 16, 1962 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • NY Yankees appear in 12 & win 9 of last 14 World Series
  • Yanks (20th championship) beat SF Giants 4 games to 3 in World Series

Birthdays in Sport

  • Laura Coenen, team handball goalie (Olymp-1988, 92, 96), born in Neenah, Wisconsin
  • Manute Bol, NBA center (Golden State Warriors)
  • Tamara McKinney, slalom skier (Olympic-4th-1984), born in Lexington, Kentucky