Historical Events In 1965
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Sep 30 E[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, sci-fi author (Triplanetary), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history edward E "Doc" Smith, US, sci-fi writer (Subspace encounter), dies
Oct 02 On this day in history [John] Selwyn (Brooke) Lloyd, British statesman, dies
Oct 03 On this day in history zachary Scott, US actor, (Southerner, Flame of Islands), dies at 51
Oct 04 On this day in history pope Paul VI becomes 1st Pope to visit Western Hemisphere (UN)
Oct 04 In the year 1965 uSSR launches Luna 7; crash lands on Moon
Oct 05 In the year 1965 adding to his many credits, accolades and honors, Henry Mancini received a gold record for the soundtrack LP from the movie, The Pink Panther.
Oct 05 Chuck Linster performs 6,006 consecutive push-ups in the year 1965.
Oct 05 Dick McInnes stays aloft almost 12 hours in a kite in the year 1965.
Oct 05 Gustaf Adolf Tiburtius Bengtsson, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1965.
Oct 06 Georges Vandertongerloo, Flemish sculptor/painter, dies at 78 in the year 1965.
Oct 09 Beatles' "Yesterday," single goes #1 & stays #1 for 4 weeks on this day in history.
Oct 10 Georgy Mikhaylovich Rimsky-Korsakov, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Oct 13 On this day in history paul H Muller, Swiss chemist (DDT-Nobel 1948), dies at 66
Oct 14 In the year 1965 joe Engle in X-15 reaches 80 km
Oct 15 In the year 1965 carl Hoff, orch leader (Music Hall), dies at 60
Oct 15 On this day in history u.S. Naval Support Activity Danang Vietnam, established.
Oct 17 In the year 1965 "On A Clear Day You Can See Forever" opens in NYC for 280 perfs
Oct 17 Barton King, cricketer (America's greatest cricket all-rounder), dies on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1965 frank Hutchens, composer, dies at 73
Oct 21 In the year 1965 bill Black, rocker, dies at 39
Oct 21 In the year 1965 kTWU TV channel 11 in Topeka, KS (PBS) begins broadcasting
Oct 22 Dipa Nusantara Aidit, Indonesian leader (PKI 1951-65), murdered at 42 in the year 1965.
Oct 25 In the year 1965 rolling Stones release "Get Off of My Cloud"
Oct 26 Beatles receive MBEs at Buckingham Palace in the year 1965.
Oct 26 Sylvia Likens tortured by teen girl gang on this day in history.
Oct 27 French Luitjes, Dutch athlete, dies at 21 on this day in history.
Oct 28 Ben Barka, Moroccan opposition leader, kidnapped & murdered in Paris in the year 1965.
Oct 28 On this day in history gateway Arch (630' (190m) high) completed in St Louis, Missouri
Oct 28 Pope Paul VI decrees that Jews are absolved of blame for the crucifixion of Christ on this day in history.
Oct 29 Mehdi Am Barka, Moroccan socialist leader, murdered in Paris on this day in history.
Oct 30 Fireworks explosions kill 50 in Cartagena, Colombia in the year 1965.
Oct 30 The Canadian National-Canadian Pacific passenger pool train arrangement is terminated on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1965 canadian National introduces "Rapido" passenger service between Montreal and Toronto. This was extended to Quebec in the following year.