What Happened on June 6, 1965

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Blue Grass Golf Invitational

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • Rolling Stones release single "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction"
  • Yankees Tom Tresh bangs 3 consecutive HRs beating White Sox 12-0

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Cam Neely, NHL forward (Boston Bruins), born in Comox, British Columbia

NHL Star Cam Neely
NHL Star
Cam Neely
  • David Whyte, rocker (Brother Beyond-Can You Keep a Secret)
  • Sally McDermid, Australian softball outfielder (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • Wendy Wiebe, St Catharines Ontario, rower (Olympics 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Lester Matthews, (Sir Dennis-Adv of Fu Manchu), dies at 64