September 2, 1965 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Cubs slugger Ernie Banks hits his MLB 400th career HR (off Curt Simmons) in Chicago's 5-3 win v St. Louis at Wrigley Field; Simmons also gave up Willie Mays' 400th HR in 1963

MLB shortstop Ernie Banks
MLB shortstop
Ernie Banks

Birthdays in Sport

  • Doug Linton, pitcher (KC Royals), born in Santa Ana, California

Person of interestLennox Lewis

Lennox Lewis, British, Canadian boxer (Olympic gold 1988, undisputed world heavyweight champion), born in London, England

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Lennox Lewis
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Lennox Lewis