Historical Events on September 15, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 26th Ryder Cup: Europe beat US, 16½-11½ at The Belfry, England
  • Joanne Carner wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
  • Olof Palme forms Sweden minority government
  • US Senate judiciary committee begins Robert Bork confirmation hearings
  • Yanks trade Jim Deshaies to Astros for 40-year-old Joe Niekro