What Happened on May 29, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

64th Men's French Championships: Fred Stolle beats Tony Roche (3-6, 6-0, 6-2, 6-3)

Tennis Player and Coach Tony Roche
Tennis Player and Coach
Tony Roche
  • 64th Women's French Championships: Lesley Turner Bowrey beats Margaret Smith (6-3, 6-4)
  • Phillies Dick Allen hits 529' HR out of Connie Mack Stadium

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Hayes, Hattisburg MS, 3rd baseman (Pittsburgh Pirates, NY Yankees)
  • Emilio Sanchez, Tennis player (1988 Olympic bronze), born in Madrid, Spain
  • Jammo Myllys, Savonlinna FIN, hockey goalie (Team Finland, Olympic bronze 1998)