Historical Events In 1965
Sunday, 09 May 2021
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 on this day in history.
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 Pope Paul VI becomes 1st Pope to visit Western Hemisphere (UN) on this day in history.
Oct 04 USSR launches Luna 7; crash lands on Moon in the year 1965.
Oct 05 Adding to his many credits, accolades and honors, Henry Mancini received a gold record for the soundtrack LP from the movie, The Pink Panther in the year 1965.
Oct 05 In the year 1965 chuck Linster performs 6,006 consecutive push-ups
Oct 05 On this day in history dick McInnes stays aloft almost 12 hours in a kite
Oct 05 On this day in history gustaf Adolf Tiburtius Bengtsson, composer, dies at 79
Oct 06 In the year 1965 georges Vandertongerloo, Flemish sculptor/painter, dies at 78
Oct 09 On this day in history 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 In the year 1965 joe Engle in X-15 reaches 80 km
Oct 15 Carl Hoff, orch leader (Music Hall), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Oct 15 U.S. Naval Support Activity Danang Vietnam, established in the year 1965.
Oct 17 "On A Clear Day You Can See Forever" opens in NYC for 280 perfs on this day in history.
Oct 17 In the year 1965 barton King, cricketer (America's greatest cricket all-rounder), dies
Oct 18 On this day in history 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 Rolling Stones release "Get Off of My Cloud" in the year 1965.
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 On this day in history french Luitjes, Dutch athlete, dies at 21
Oct 28 Ben Barka, Moroccan opposition leader, kidnapped & murdered in Paris in the year 1965.
Oct 28 Gateway Arch (630' (190m) high) completed in St Louis, Missouri in the year 1965.
Oct 28 On this day in history pope Paul VI decrees that Jews are absolved of blame for the crucifixion of Christ.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 30 The Canadian National-Canadian Pacific passenger pool train arrangement is terminated in the year 1965.
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.