On This Day

December 4, 1965 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 2nd NY Knicks game postponed (due to death of opponent 76ers' owner)
  • San Francisco Giant Masanori Murakami, 4-1 this year, does not renew his contract signing instead with the Nankai Hawks of Osaka for $40,000

Birthdays in Sport

  • Ulf Kirsten, German soccer striker and manager (49 caps GDR; 51 caps Germany; Dynamo Dresden, Bayer Leverkusen), born in Riesa, Germany