Historical Events In 1965
Friday, 04 December 2020
Nov 26 On this day in history france launches 1st satellite, 92 lb (42 kg) A1-capsule (Asterix)
Nov 26 Wild Bill Elliott, cowboy actor (49'ers), dies of cancer at 60 in the year 1965.
Nov 27 On this day in history 15-25,000 demonstrate against war in Vietnam in Wash DC
Nov 27 In the year 1965 carl Parrish, composer, dies at 61
Nov 27 French satellite launched, France becomes 3rd nation in space in the year 1965.
Nov 28 President Elect Ferdinand Marcos of the Philippines states that he will send troops to South Vietnam, in response to President Lyndon Johnson's call for "more flags" in Vietnam in the year 1965.
Nov 29 "Anya" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 16 performances on this day in history.
Nov 29 Dale Cummings does 14,118 consecutive sit-ups in the year 1965.
Dec 01 In the year 1965 airlift of refugees from Cuba to US began
Dec 02 The Rajkumar of Vizianagram, cricketer (Indian Test capt 1936), dies in the year 1965.
Dec 03 In the year 1965 uSSR launches Luna 8; crashes on Moon
Dec 04 2nd New York Knick game postponed (due to death of opponent 76ers' owner) in the year 1965.
Dec 04 Launch of Gemini 7 piloted by CDR James A. Lovell, USN. This flight consisted of 206 orbits at an altitude of 327 km and lasted 13 days and 18 hours. Recovery by HS-11 helicopters from USS Wasp (CVS-18) in the year 1965.
Dec 06 On this day in history 2 trucks crashed into a crowd of dancers (Sotouboua Togo) kills 125
Dec 06 Alberto Vaccari, Italian jesuit/old testament scholar, dies at 90 on this day in history.
Dec 07 On this day in history chevrolet produced its three-millionth car for the year. It was the first time Chevrolet had produced an annual total surpassing three million vehicles.
Dec 07 On this day in history pope Paul VI & Orthodox Patriarch Athenagoras I simultaneously lift mutual excommunications that led to split of 2 churches in 1054
Dec 07 Pope Paul VI and Orthodox Patriarch Athenagoras I simultaneously lift mutual excommunications that led to split of the 2 churches in 1054 on this day in history.
Dec 08 On this day in history abe Burrows' "Cactus Flower," premieres in NYC
Dec 09 "A Charlie Brown Christmas," premieres in the year 1965.
Dec 09 In the year 1965 nikolai Podgorny replaces Anastas Mikoyan as president of Presidium
Dec 10 On this day in history henry (Dixon) Cowell, US pianist/composer (Aeolian Harp), dies at 68
Dec 12 Beatles last Great Britain concert (Capitol Theatre in Cardiff Wales) in the year 1965.
Dec 12 On this day in history gale Sayers of Chicago Bears scores 6 TDs, ties NFL record
Dec 12 On this day in history johnny Lee, actor (Calhoun-Amos 'n' Andy), dies at 67
Dec 13 Algerian president Boumedienne visits Moscow on this day in history.
Dec 14 "La Grusse Valise" opens at 54th St Theater NYC for 7 performances on this day in history.
Dec 14 On this day in history hermann Sandby, composer, dies at 84
Dec 15 3rd cyclone of year kills another 10,000 at mouths of Ganges River, Bangladesh in the year 1965.
Dec 15 In the year 1965 gemini 6 launched; makes first rendezvous in space (with Gemini 7)
Dec 15 On this day in history in the first raid on a major North Vietnamese industrial target, U.S. Air Force planes destroy a thermal power plant at Uong Bi, l4 miles north of Haiphong. The plant reportedly supplied about 15 percent of North Vietnam's total electric power production.
Dec 16 In the year 1965 gemini 6 returns to Earth
Dec 16 Pioneer 6 launched into solar orbit in the year 1965.
Dec 16 In the year 1965 w Somerset Maugham English author ("Of Human Bondage"), dies at 91