On This Day

June 21, 1965 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

Sport awardUS Golf Open

US Open Men's Golf, Bellerive CC: Gary Player of South Africa beats Australian Kel Nagle by 3 strokes in an 18-hole playoff to win his only US Open title; completes his career Grand Slam at age 29

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Gary Player