Historical Events In 1965
Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Nov 26 In the year 1965 france launches 1st satellite, 92 lb (42 kg) A1-capsule (Asterix)
Nov 26 In the year 1965 wild Bill Elliott, cowboy actor (49'ers), dies of cancer at 60
Nov 27 15-25,000 demonstrate against war in Vietnam in Wash DC in the year 1965.
Nov 27 Carl Parrish, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Nov 27 French satellite launched, France becomes 3rd nation in space in the year 1965.
Nov 28 On this day in history president Elect Ferdinand Marcos of the Philippines states that he will send troops to South Vietnam, in response to President Lyndon Johnson's call for "more flags" in Vietnam.
Nov 29 "Anya" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 16 performances in the year 1965.
Nov 29 Dale Cummings does 14,118 consecutive sit-ups in the year 1965.
Dec 01 On this day in history airlift of refugees from Cuba to US began
Dec 02 On this day in history the Rajkumar of Vizianagram, cricketer (Indian Test capt 1936), dies
Dec 03 In the year 1965 uSSR launches Luna 8; crashes on Moon
Dec 04 2nd New York Knick game postponed (due to death of opponent 76ers' owner) on this day in history.
Dec 04 On this day in history launch of Gemini 7 piloted by CDR James A. Lovell, USN. This flight consisted of 206 orbits at an altitude of 327 km and lasted 13 days and 18 hours. Recovery by HS-11 helicopters from USS Wasp (CVS-18)
Dec 06 In the year 1965 2 trucks crashed into a crowd of dancers (Sotouboua Togo) kills 125
Dec 06 In the year 1965 alberto Vaccari, Italian jesuit/old testament scholar, dies at 90
Dec 07 In the year 1965 chevrolet produced its three-millionth car for the year. It was the first time Chevrolet had produced an annual total surpassing three million vehicles.
Dec 07 Pope Paul VI & Orthodox Patriarch Athenagoras I simultaneously lift mutual excommunications that led to split of 2 churches in 1054 on this day in history.
Dec 07 On this day in history pope Paul VI and Orthodox Patriarch Athenagoras I simultaneously lift mutual excommunications that led to split of the 2 churches in 1054
Dec 08 On this day in history abe Burrows' "Cactus Flower," premieres in NYC
Dec 09 In the year 1965 "A Charlie Brown Christmas," premieres
Dec 09 Nikolai Podgorny replaces Anastas Mikoyan as president of Presidium on this day in history.
Dec 10 On this day in history henry (Dixon) Cowell, US pianist/composer (Aeolian Harp), dies at 68
Dec 12 Beatles last Great Britain concert (Capitol Theatre in Cardiff Wales) on this day in history.
Dec 12 On this day in history gale Sayers of Chicago Bears scores 6 TDs, ties NFL record
Dec 12 On this day in history johnny Lee, actor (Calhoun-Amos 'n' Andy), dies at 67
Dec 13 On this day in history algerian president Boumedienne visits Moscow
Dec 14 "La Grusse Valise" opens at 54th St Theater NYC for 7 performances in the year 1965.
Dec 14 In the year 1965 hermann Sandby, composer, dies at 84
Dec 15 3rd cyclone of year kills another 10,000 at mouths of Ganges River, Bangladesh on this day in history.
Dec 15 Gemini 6 launched; makes first rendezvous in space (with Gemini 7) in the year 1965.
Dec 15 On this day in history in the first raid on a major North Vietnamese industrial target, U.S. Air Force planes destroy a thermal power plant at Uong Bi, l4 miles north of Haiphong. The plant reportedly supplied about 15 percent of North Vietnam's total electric power production.
Dec 16 Gemini 6 returns to Earth in the year 1965.
Dec 16 On this day in history pioneer 6 launched into solar orbit
Dec 16 W Somerset Maugham English author ("Of Human Bondage"), dies at 91 on this day in history.