What Happened on June 21, 1965

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Major

65th US Golf Open: Gary Player shoots 282 at Bellerive CC in St Louis

Golfer Gary Player
Gary Player

Famous Birthdays

  • Lana [formally Larry] Wachowski, American film director (Matrix trilogy), born in Chicago Illinois
  • Michael Dolan, actor (Hamburger Hill, Liberace), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Yang Liwei, Chinese astronaut

Famous Deaths

  • Bernard M Baruch, pres advisor (termed "Cold War"), dies at 94
  • Kay Fisker, Danish architect (Hornbeck House, Copenhagen), dies at 72