What Happened on January 6, 1965

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Geoff Boycott takes 3-47 against South Africa, his best Test bowling

Famous Birthdays

  • Bjorn Lomborg, Danish mathematician, born in Frederiksberg, Denmark
  • Christine Wachtel, German running star (world indoor record 800m), born in Altentreptow, Germany
  • José DeJesús, American baseball pitcher (Kansas City Royals), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Konnan, Cuban-born professional wrestler, born in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
  • Lindsay Burns, American rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in Big Timber, Montana
  • Muhammed al-Ahari, American Muslim writer
  • Tim McDonald, NFL player (SF 49ers), born in Fresno, California