Historical Events In 1965
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
May 03 In the year 1965 pulitzer prize awarded to Irwin Unger (Greenback Era)
May 03 On this day in history the first use of satellite TV, Today Show on the Early Bird Satellite
May 04 Norman Brokenshire, TV moderator (Four Square Court), dies at 66 on this day in history.
May 05 On this day in history the first large-scale US Army ground units arrive in South Vietnam
May 08 On this day in history h T W Hardinge, cricketer (scored 25 & 5 in only Test for Engld), dies
May 09 In the year 1965 beatles attend a Bob Dylan concert
May 09 In the year 1965 leopold Figl, premier Austria, dies at 62
May 09 Luna 5 launched (USSR) first attempt to soft land on Moon (fails) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1965.
May 11 In the year 1965 ludovicus H "Lode" Baekelmans, Flemish playwright, dies at 86
May 11 In the year 1965 the first of 2 cyclones in less than a month kills 35,000 (India)
May 11 U.S. destroyers deliver first shore bombardment of Vietnam War on this day in history.
May 11 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
May 11 West Indies becomes first holders of the Frank Worrell Cricket Trophy in the year 1965.
May 12 In the year 1965 israel & West Germany exchange letters beginning diplomatic relations
May 12 In the year 1965 roger Vailland, French playwright (La Truite), dies at 57
May 13 In the year 1965 rolling Stones record "Satisfaction"
May 13 Several Arab nations break ties with West Germany after it established diplomatic relations with Israel on this day in history.
May 14 On this day in history 2nd Chinese atom bomb explodes
May 14 On this day in history frances Perkins, US 1st female minister of Labor (1933-45), dies at 83
May 14 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
May 15 In the year 1965 adrian Schoevers, Dutch director (Schoevers Institution), dies
May 16 Bomb destroys USAF base Bien Hoa South Vietnam in the year 1965.
May 16 Spaghetti-O's first sold on this day in history.
May 18 Eduard J Dijksterhuis, mathematician (Archimedes), dies at 72 in the year 1965.
May 18 Gene Roddenberry suggests 16 names including Kirk for the Star Trek Captain on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1965 30th Naval Construction Regiment activated at Danang, Vietnam
May 19 Maria Dabrowska, Polish writer (Znaki Zycia), dies in the year 1965.
May 19 On this day in history patricia R Harris named first US black female ambassador (Luxembourg)
May 19 West Ham United wins 5th Europe Cup II in the year 1965.
May 20 In the year 1965 pakistani Boeing 720-B crashes at Cairo Egypt, killing 121
May 20 Yorkshire all out for 23 vs Hampshire at Middlesbrough in the year 1965.
May 22 "Super-cali-fragil-istic-expi-ali-docious" hits #66 in the year 1965.