On This Day

July 1, 1965 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Carl Fogarty, English motorbike racer (4x World Superbike champion), born in Blackburn, Lancashire
  • Gary Schofield, British Rugby League five-eighth (Great Britain 46, England 3 caps), born in Leeds, England

Deaths in Sport

  • Wally Hammond, England cricket batsman (7,249 Test runs @ 58.45), dies of a heart attack at 62
1965 in Sport