Historical Events In 1965
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Nov 26 France launches 1st satellite, 92 lb (42 kg) A1-capsule (Asterix) on this day in history.
Nov 26 Wild Bill Elliott, cowboy actor (49'ers), dies of cancer at 60 in the year 1965.
Nov 27 In the year 1965 15-25,000 demonstrate against war in Vietnam in Wash DC
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 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 on this day in history.
Nov 29 "Anya" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 16 performances on this day in history.
Nov 29 On this day in history dale Cummings does 14,118 consecutive sit-ups
Dec 01 Airlift of refugees from Cuba to US began in the year 1965.
Dec 02 The Rajkumar of Vizianagram, cricketer (Indian Test capt 1936), dies on this day in history.
Dec 03 USSR launches Luna 8; crashes on Moon on this day in history.
Dec 04 On this day in history 2nd New York Knick game postponed (due to death of opponent 76ers' owner)
Dec 04 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) in the year 1965.
Dec 06 On this day in history 2 trucks crashed into a crowd of dancers (Sotouboua Togo) kills 125
Dec 06 Alberto Vaccari, Italian jesuit/old testament scholar, dies at 90 on this day in history.
Dec 07 Chevrolet produced its three-millionth car for the year. It was the first time Chevrolet had produced an annual total surpassing three million vehicles on this day in history.
Dec 07 Pope Paul VI & Orthodox Patriarch Athenagoras I simultaneously lift mutual excommunications that led to split of 2 churches in 1054 in the year 1965.
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 In the year 1965 abe Burrows' "Cactus Flower," premieres in NYC
Dec 09 In the year 1965 "A Charlie Brown Christmas," premieres
Dec 09 In the year 1965 nikolai Podgorny replaces Anastas Mikoyan as president of Presidium
Dec 10 In the year 1965 henry (Dixon) Cowell, US pianist/composer (Aeolian Harp), dies at 68
Dec 12 On this day in history beatles last Great Britain concert (Capitol Theatre in Cardiff Wales)
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 Algerian president Boumedienne visits Moscow on this day in history.
Dec 14 "La Grusse Valise" opens at 54th St Theater NYC for 7 performances on this day in history.
Dec 14 Hermann Sandby, composer, dies at 84 in the year 1965.
Dec 15 On this day in history 3rd cyclone of year kills another 10,000 at mouths of Ganges River, Bangladesh
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 On this day in history gemini 6 returns to Earth
Dec 16 In the year 1965 pioneer 6 launched into solar orbit
Dec 16 On this day in history w Somerset Maugham English author ("Of Human Bondage"), dies at 91