Historical Events In 1965
Thursday, 22 April 2021
Sep 30 E[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, sci-fi author (Triplanetary), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history 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 Zachary Scott, US actor, (Southerner, Flame of Islands), dies at 51 in the year 1965.
Oct 04 In the year 1965 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 In the year 1965 chuck Linster performs 6,006 consecutive push-ups
Oct 05 Dick McInnes stays aloft almost 12 hours in a kite in the year 1965.
Oct 05 Gustaf Adolf Tiburtius Bengtsson, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1965.
Oct 06 Georges Vandertongerloo, Flemish sculptor/painter, dies at 78 in the year 1965.
Oct 09 Beatles' "Yesterday," single goes #1 & stays #1 for 4 weeks on this day in history.
Oct 10 Georgy Mikhaylovich Rimsky-Korsakov, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Oct 13 Paul H Muller, Swiss chemist (DDT-Nobel 1948), dies at 66 in the year 1965.
Oct 14 Joe Engle in X-15 reaches 80 km on this day in history.
Oct 15 On this day in history carl Hoff, orch leader (Music Hall), dies at 60
Oct 15 On this day in history u.S. Naval Support Activity Danang Vietnam, established.
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 in the year 1965.
Oct 18 Frank Hutchens, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Oct 21 On this day in history bill Black, rocker, dies at 39
Oct 21 KTWU TV channel 11 in Topeka, KS (PBS) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
Oct 22 On this day in history 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 In the year 1965 sylvia Likens tortured by teen girl gang
Oct 27 On this day in history french Luitjes, Dutch athlete, dies at 21
Oct 28 On this day in history ben Barka, Moroccan opposition leader, kidnapped & murdered in Paris
Oct 28 In the year 1965 gateway Arch (630' (190m) high) completed in St Louis, Missouri
Oct 28 Pope Paul VI decrees that Jews are absolved of blame for the crucifixion of Christ in the year 1965.
Oct 29 In the year 1965 mehdi Am Barka, Moroccan socialist leader, murdered in Paris
Oct 30 Fireworks explosions kill 50 in Cartagena, Colombia in the year 1965.
Oct 30 The Canadian National-Canadian Pacific passenger pool train arrangement is terminated on this day in history.
Oct 31 On this day in history canadian National introduces "Rapido" passenger service between Montreal and Toronto. This was extended to Quebec in the following year.