September 12, 1965 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 79th U.S. Women's National Championship: Margaret Court beats Billie Jean Moffitt (8-6, 7-5)
  • 85th U.S. Men's National Championship: Manuel Santana beats Cliff Drysdale (6-2, 7-9, 7-5, 6-1)

Birthdays in Sport

  • Silke Hörner, German breaststroke swimmer (2 Olympic gold 1988), born in Leipzig, Germany
  • Vernon Maxwell, American NBA guard (Charlotte Hornets), born in Gainesville, Florida