What Happened on December 12, 1965

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Doug Walters makes maiden Test ton in 1st Test, goes on to 155

Sports record brokenNFL Record

Gale Sayers of Chicago Bears scores 6 TDs, ties NFL record

NFL Running Back Gale Sayers
NFL Running Back
Gale Sayers
  • The Beatles' last concert in Great Britain (Capitol Theatre in Cardiff, Wales)
  • Vivian Beaumont Theater opens at 65th St & Amsterdam Ave NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Laurie Grover-Tavares, biathelete (Olympics-1994), born in Newark, New Jersey

Famous Deaths

  • Johnny Lee, actor (Calhoun-Amos 'n' Andy), dies at 67