Historical Events In 1965
Monday, 03 August 2020
Sep 30 On this day in history e[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, sci-fi author (Triplanetary), dies at 75
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 On this day in history zachary Scott, US actor, (Southerner, Flame of Islands), dies at 51
Oct 04 In the year 1965 pope Paul VI becomes 1st Pope to visit Western Hemisphere (UN)
Oct 04 On this day in history uSSR launches Luna 7; crash lands on Moon
Oct 05 In the year 1965 adding to his many credits, accolades and honors, Henry Mancini received a gold record for the soundtrack LP from the movie, The Pink Panther.
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 in the year 1965.
Oct 05 Gustaf Adolf Tiburtius Bengtsson, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Oct 06 Georges Vandertongerloo, Flemish sculptor/painter, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history 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 On this day in history joe Engle in X-15 reaches 80 km
Oct 15 Carl Hoff, orch leader (Music Hall), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Oct 15 In the year 1965 u.S. Naval Support Activity Danang Vietnam, established.
Oct 17 In the year 1965 "On A Clear Day You Can See Forever" opens in NYC for 280 perfs
Oct 17 In the year 1965 barton King, cricketer (America's greatest cricket all-rounder), dies
Oct 18 In the year 1965 frank Hutchens, composer, dies at 73
Oct 21 Bill Black, rocker, dies at 39 on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1965 kTWU TV channel 11 in Topeka, KS (PBS) begins broadcasting
Oct 22 Dipa Nusantara Aidit, Indonesian leader (PKI 1951-65), murdered at 42 on this day in history.
Oct 25 On this day in history rolling Stones release "Get Off of My Cloud"
Oct 26 Beatles receive MBEs at Buckingham Palace on this day in history.
Oct 26 Sylvia Likens tortured by teen girl gang in the year 1965.
Oct 27 In the year 1965 french Luitjes, Dutch athlete, dies at 21
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 Pope Paul VI decrees that Jews are absolved of blame for the crucifixion of Christ on this day in history.
Oct 29 Mehdi Am Barka, Moroccan socialist leader, murdered in Paris on this day in history.
Oct 30 On this day in history fireworks explosions kill 50 in Cartagena, Colombia
Oct 30 The Canadian National-Canadian Pacific passenger pool train arrangement is terminated in the year 1965.
Oct 31 Canadian National introduces "Rapido" passenger service between Montreal and Toronto. This was extended to Quebec in the following year on this day in history.