Historical Events In 1965
Monday, 21 September 2020
Sep 30 On this day in history e[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, sci-fi author (Triplanetary), dies at 75
Oct 01 Edward E "Doc" Smith, US, sci-fi writer (Subspace encounter), dies in the year 1965.
Oct 02 [John] Selwyn (Brooke) Lloyd, British statesman, dies in the year 1965.
Oct 03 In the year 1965 zachary Scott, US actor, (Southerner, Flame of Islands), dies at 51
Oct 04 Pope Paul VI becomes 1st Pope to visit Western Hemisphere (UN) in the year 1965.
Oct 04 On this day in history uSSR launches Luna 7; crash lands on Moon
Oct 05 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1965 beatles' "Yesterday," single goes #1 & stays #1 for 4 weeks
Oct 10 In the year 1965 georgy Mikhaylovich Rimsky-Korsakov, composer, dies at 63
Oct 13 Paul H Muller, Swiss chemist (DDT-Nobel 1948), dies at 66 in the year 1965.
Oct 14 Joe Engle in X-15 reaches 80 km in the year 1965.
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 "On A Clear Day You Can See Forever" opens in NYC for 280 perfs in the year 1965.
Oct 17 Barton King, cricketer (America's greatest cricket all-rounder), dies on this day in history.
Oct 18 Frank Hutchens, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1965 bill Black, rocker, dies at 39
Oct 21 KTWU TV channel 11 in Topeka, KS (PBS) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
Oct 22 On this day in history dipa Nusantara Aidit, Indonesian leader (PKI 1951-65), murdered at 42
Oct 25 Rolling Stones release "Get Off of My Cloud" on this day in history.
Oct 26 Beatles receive MBEs at Buckingham Palace in the year 1965.
Oct 26 On this day in history sylvia Likens tortured by teen girl gang
Oct 27 In the year 1965 french Luitjes, Dutch athlete, dies at 21
Oct 28 In the year 1965 ben Barka, Moroccan opposition leader, kidnapped & murdered in Paris
Oct 28 In the year 1965 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 On this day in history mehdi Am Barka, Moroccan socialist leader, murdered in Paris
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 Canadian National introduces "Rapido" passenger service between Montreal and Toronto. This was extended to Quebec in the following year on this day in history.