On This Day

January 15, 1965 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

Sports record brokenNBA Record

One of the biggest trades in NBA history; San Francisco Warriors send Wilt Chamberlain to the Philadelphia 76ers for Connie Dierking, Lee Shaffer, Paul Neumann and cash

NBA Legend Wilt Chamberlain
NBA Legend
Wilt Chamberlain

Birthdays in Sport

  • Bernard Hopkins, American boxer, born in Pennsylvania
  • Maurizio Fondriest, Italian cyclist, born in Cles, Italy
  • Michael Clemons, American CFL running back (Toronto Argonauts), born in Dunedin, Florida
1965 in Sport