Events in Sport in October 1965

  • Oct 2 Dodgers beat Braves to clinch NL pennant
  • Oct 2 Phillies' Chris Short strikes-out 18 NY Mets
  • Oct 3 Cubs tie major league record of 3 triple plays in a season

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Oct 3 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Mickey Wright Golf Invitational

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Oct 3 Whitey Ford notches #232 to become Yankees winningest pitcher

MLB Pitcher Whitey Ford
MLB Pitcher
Whitey Ford
  • Oct 8 Once-Hertogenbosch soccer team FC de Bosch forms
  • Oct 9 16th Ryder Cup: US wins 19½-12½ at Royal Birkdale, England
  • Oct 14 Sandy Koufax hurls his 2nd shutout of World Series beating Twins 2-0
  • Oct 15 Dodgers & Sandy Koufax win 7th game of 62nd World Series vs Twins
  • Oct 20 19th NHL All-Star Game: All-Stars beat Montreal 5-2 at Montreal
  • Oct 24 Marlene Hagge wins LPGA Phoenix Thunderbirds Golf Tournament
  • Oct 24 16th Formula One WDC: Jim Clark wins by 14 points
  • Oct 30 Clifford Ann Creed wins LPGA Las Cruces Golf Open