What Happened on September 26, 1965

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 11th LPGA Championship won by Sandra Haynie
  • Minnesota gains its 1st AL pennant by defeating Washington, 2-1
  • Queen Elizabeth decorates the Beatles with Order of the British Empire

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexandra Lencastre, Portuguese actress

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jill Soloway, American writer and director (Afternoon Delight), born in Chicago, Illinois

Television Writer and Director Jill Soloway
Television Writer and Director
Jill Soloway

Famous Deaths

  • James Fitzmaurice, Irish aviation pioneer (b. 1898)
  • Otto Nothling, cricketer (did next to nothling in Aust), dies