Historical Events In 1965
Thursday, 01 October 2020
May 03 Pulitzer prize awarded to Irwin Unger (Greenback Era) in the year 1965.
May 03 In the year 1965 the first use of satellite TV, Today Show on the Early Bird Satellite
May 04 In the year 1965 norman Brokenshire, TV moderator (Four Square Court), dies at 66
May 05 The first large-scale US Army ground units arrive in South Vietnam on this day in history.
May 08 H T W Hardinge, cricketer (scored 25 & 5 in only Test for Engld), dies on this day in history.
May 09 Beatles attend a Bob Dylan concert in the year 1965.
May 09 On this day in history leopold Figl, premier Austria, dies at 62
May 09 On this day in history luna 5 launched (USSR) first attempt to soft land on Moon (fails)
May 10 On this day in history hubertus J van Mook, Dutch min of Colonization (1942-45), dies at 70
May 11 Ellis Island added to Statue of Liberty National monument on this day in history.
May 11 Ludovicus H "Lode" Baekelmans, Flemish playwright, dies at 86 in the year 1965.
May 11 The first of 2 cyclones in less than a month kills 35,000 (India) on this day in history.
May 11 U.S. destroyers deliver first shore bombardment of Vietnam War in the year 1965.
May 11 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
May 11 In the year 1965 west Indies becomes first holders of the Frank Worrell Cricket Trophy
May 12 Israel & West Germany exchange letters beginning diplomatic relations in the year 1965.
May 12 Roger Vailland, French playwright (La Truite), dies at 57 on this day in history.
May 13 In the year 1965 rolling Stones record "Satisfaction"
May 13 In the year 1965 several Arab nations break ties with West Germany after it established diplomatic relations with Israel
May 14 2nd Chinese atom bomb explodes in the year 1965.
May 14 Frances Perkins, US 1st female minister of Labor (1933-45), dies at 83 in the year 1965.
May 14 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
May 15 Adrian Schoevers, Dutch director (Schoevers Institution), dies on this day in history.
May 16 Bomb destroys USAF base Bien Hoa South Vietnam on this day in history.
May 16 Spaghetti-O's first sold on this day in history.
May 18 Eduard J Dijksterhuis, mathematician (Archimedes), dies at 72 on this day in history.
May 18 Gene Roddenberry suggests 16 names including Kirk for the Star Trek Captain in the year 1965.
May 19 In the year 1965 30th Naval Construction Regiment activated at Danang, Vietnam
May 19 Maria Dabrowska, Polish writer (Znaki Zycia), dies on this day in history.
May 19 Patricia R Harris named first US black female ambassador (Luxembourg) in the year 1965.
May 19 West Ham United wins 5th Europe Cup II in the year 1965.
May 20 Pakistani Boeing 720-B crashes at Cairo Egypt, killing 121 in the year 1965.
May 20 Yorkshire all out for 23 vs Hampshire at Middlesbrough in the year 1965.
May 22 On this day in history "Super-cali-fragil-istic-expi-ali-docious" hits #66