What Happened on October 20, 1965

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Sport awardNHL All-Star Game

19th NHL All-Star Game, Montreal Forum, Montreal, QC: All-Stars beat Montreal Canadiens, 5-2; MVP: Henri Richard, Montreal, C

Ice Hockey Great Henri Richard
Ice Hockey Great
Henri Richard
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