What Happened on July 2, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roy Emerson scores second consecutive title win over fellow Australian Fred Stolle 6-2, 6-4, 6-4

Tennis Player Roy Emerson
Tennis Player
Roy Emerson

Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Australian Margaret Smith beats Maria Bueno of Brazil 6-4, 7-5, her second of 3 Wimbledon singles titles

Tennis Champion Maria Bueno
Tennis Champion
Maria Bueno

Famous Deaths

  • Theodora E "Betsy" Ranucci-Beckmann, actress (Klatergoud), dies at 88