What Happened on January 23, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "King Family Show" (musical variety) premieres on ABC TV

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Boston Celtic center Bill Russell misses all 14 shots in loss to Philadelphia Warriors led by Wilt Chamberlain

Basketball Player Bill Russell
Basketball Player
Bill Russell
NBA Legend Wilt Chamberlain
NBA Legend
Wilt Chamberlain
  • BPAA All-Star Tournament won by Dick Weber

Famous Birthdays

  • Tim Berrett, Canadian 20k walker (Olympics 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008), born in Royal Tunbridge Wells, England