Historical Events In 1965
Friday, 04 December 2020
Sep 30 E[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, sci-fi author (Triplanetary), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1965 edward E "Doc" Smith, US, sci-fi writer (Subspace encounter), dies
Oct 02 In the year 1965 [John] Selwyn (Brooke) Lloyd, British statesman, dies
Oct 03 In the year 1965 zachary Scott, US actor, (Southerner, Flame of Islands), dies at 51
Oct 04 On this day in history pope Paul VI becomes 1st Pope to visit Western Hemisphere (UN)
Oct 04 USSR launches Luna 7; crash lands on Moon in the year 1965.
Oct 05 Adding to his many credits, accolades and honors, Henry Mancini received a gold record for the soundtrack LP from the movie, The Pink Panther in the year 1965.
Oct 05 Chuck Linster performs 6,006 consecutive push-ups in the year 1965.
Oct 05 Dick McInnes stays aloft almost 12 hours in a kite on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1965 gustaf Adolf Tiburtius Bengtsson, composer, dies at 79
Oct 06 In the year 1965 georges Vandertongerloo, Flemish sculptor/painter, dies at 78
Oct 09 In the year 1965 beatles' "Yesterday," single goes #1 & stays #1 for 4 weeks
Oct 10 In the year 1965 georgy Mikhaylovich Rimsky-Korsakov, composer, dies at 63
Oct 13 Paul H Muller, Swiss chemist (DDT-Nobel 1948), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Oct 14 Joe Engle in X-15 reaches 80 km on this day in history.
Oct 15 Carl Hoff, orch leader (Music Hall), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Oct 15 U.S. Naval Support Activity Danang Vietnam, established on this day in history.
Oct 17 "On A Clear Day You Can See Forever" opens in NYC for 280 perfs in the year 1965.
Oct 17 Barton King, cricketer (America's greatest cricket all-rounder), dies on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1965 frank Hutchens, composer, dies at 73
Oct 21 Bill Black, rocker, dies at 39 in the year 1965.
Oct 21 KTWU TV channel 11 in Topeka, KS (PBS) begins broadcasting in the year 1965.
Oct 22 In the year 1965 dipa Nusantara Aidit, Indonesian leader (PKI 1951-65), murdered at 42
Oct 25 On this day in history rolling Stones release "Get Off of My Cloud"
Oct 26 In the year 1965 beatles receive MBEs at Buckingham Palace
Oct 26 Sylvia Likens tortured by teen girl gang on this day in history.
Oct 27 French Luitjes, Dutch athlete, dies at 21 on this day in history.
Oct 28 Ben Barka, Moroccan opposition leader, kidnapped & murdered in Paris in the year 1965.
Oct 28 Gateway Arch (630' (190m) high) completed in St Louis, Missouri in the year 1965.
Oct 28 On this day in history pope Paul VI decrees that Jews are absolved of blame for the crucifixion of Christ.
Oct 29 In the year 1965 mehdi Am Barka, Moroccan socialist leader, murdered in Paris
Oct 30 On this day in history fireworks explosions kill 50 in Cartagena, Colombia
Oct 30 In the year 1965 the Canadian National-Canadian Pacific passenger pool train arrangement is terminated.
Oct 31 In the year 1965 canadian National introduces "Rapido" passenger service between Montreal and Toronto. This was extended to Quebec in the following year.