On This Day

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 Men's Golf, 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