Historical Events In 1965
Thursday, 26 May 2022
May 03 On this day in history pulitzer prize awarded to Irwin Unger (Greenback Era)
May 03 In the year 1965 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 The first large-scale US Army ground units arrive in South Vietnam in the year 1965.
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 On this day in history luna 5 launched (USSR) first attempt to soft land on Moon (fails)
May 10 Hubertus J van Mook, Dutch min of Colonization (1942-45), dies at 70 on this day in history.
May 11 On this day in history ellis Island added to Statue of Liberty National monument
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) in the year 1965.
May 11 On this day in history u.S. destroyers deliver first shore bombardment of Vietnam War.
May 11 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR in the year 1965.
May 11 West Indies becomes first holders of the Frank Worrell Cricket Trophy on this day in history.
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 in the year 1965.
May 13 Rolling Stones record "Satisfaction" on this day in history.
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 On this day in history frances Perkins, US 1st female minister of Labor (1933-45), dies at 83
May 14 In the year 1965 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
May 15 On this day in history adrian Schoevers, Dutch director (Schoevers Institution), dies
May 16 In the year 1965 bomb destroys USAF base Bien Hoa South Vietnam
May 16 Spaghetti-O's first sold in the year 1965.
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 in the year 1965.
May 19 30th Naval Construction Regiment activated at Danang, Vietnam on this day in history.
May 19 Maria Dabrowska, Polish writer (Znaki Zycia), dies in the year 1965.
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 on this day in history.
May 20 Pakistani Boeing 720-B crashes at Cairo Egypt, killing 121 on this day in history.
May 20 On this day in history yorkshire all out for 23 vs Hampshire at Middlesbrough
May 22 On this day in history "Super-cali-fragil-istic-expi-ali-docious" hits #66