What Happened on August 15, 1965

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Beatles play to 55,000 at Shea Stadium
  • Japanese community of San Francisco holds Masanori Murakami Day at Candlestick Park to honor 1st Japanese player to play in major leagues

Sport awardPGA Championship

PGA Championship, Laurel Valley GC: Dave Marr wins his only major title, beating Billy Casper and Jack Nicklaus by 2 strokes

Famous Birthdays

  • Rob Thomas, American writer