What Happened on April 9, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

1st game at Astrodome, Houston beats Yankees 2-1 in exhibition as Mickey Mantle hits 1st indoor homerun

Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle
  • Beatles "Ticket to Ride" is released in UK

Famous Birthdays

  • Hal Morris, Fort Rucker Alabama, infielder (Cincinnati Reds)
  • Helen Alfredsson, Goteborg Sweden, LPGA golfer (1993 Dinah Shore)
  • Jay Wesley Neill, American convicted murderer (d. 2002)
  • Jeff Zucker, American television executive
  • Mark Pellegrino, American actor
  • Paolo Cane, Itaty, tennis star
  • Paulina Porizkova, Prostejov Czech, model (Playboy-Aug 87)