On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1965

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Francois Mitterrand nominated for French presidency

21st President of France Francois Mitterrand
21st President of France
Francois Mitterrand
  • Sandy Koufax pitches his 4th no-hitter, a perfect game vs Cubs (1-0)
  • Tibet is made an autonomous region of China

Famous Birthdays

  • Brenda Epperson, American actress (Ashley Abbott-Young & Restless), born in North Hollywood, California
  • Dan Majerle, American NBA guard (Miami Heat), born in Traverse City, Michigan
  • Marc Dunn, Canadian volleyball player (Olympics 1996), born in Kingston, Ontario
  • Todd Zeile, American baseball infielder (Philadelphia Phillies), born in Van Nuys, Los Angeles,

Famous Deaths

  • Julian Antonio Carillo-Trujillo, composer, dies at 90