Historical Events In 1965
Thursday, 09 July 2020
May 03 On this day in history 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 in the year 1965.
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 Beatles attend a Bob Dylan concert on this day in history.
May 09 In the year 1965 leopold Figl, premier Austria, dies at 62
May 09 In the year 1965 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 in the year 1965.
May 11 On this day in history 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 in the year 1965.
May 11 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR on this day in history.
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 Rolling Stones record "Satisfaction" in the year 1965.
May 13 Several Arab nations break ties with West Germany after it established diplomatic relations with Israel in the year 1965.
May 14 2nd Chinese atom bomb explodes on this day in history.
May 14 In the year 1965 frances Perkins, US 1st female minister of Labor (1933-45), dies at 83
May 14 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1965 adrian Schoevers, Dutch director (Schoevers Institution), dies
May 16 On this day in history bomb destroys USAF base Bien Hoa South Vietnam
May 16 Spaghetti-O's first sold in the year 1965.
May 18 On this day in history eduard J Dijksterhuis, mathematician (Archimedes), dies at 72
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 On this day in history maria Dabrowska, Polish writer (Znaki Zycia), dies
May 19 In the year 1965 patricia R Harris named first US black female ambassador (Luxembourg)
May 19 On this day in history west Ham United wins 5th Europe Cup II
May 20 Pakistani Boeing 720-B crashes at Cairo Egypt, killing 121 in the year 1965.
May 20 On this day in history yorkshire all out for 23 vs Hampshire at Middlesbrough
May 22 "Super-cali-fragil-istic-expi-ali-docious" hits #66 in the year 1965.