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)

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Mary Mills wins LPGA Eugene Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Mary Mills
LPGA Golfer
Mary Mills

Birthdays in Sport

  • Silke Horner, German DR, swimmer (world record 100m-breast stroke)
  • Vernon Maxwell, NBA guard (Charlotte Hornets)