Historical Events In 1965
Thursday, 03 December 2020
May 03 Pulitzer prize awarded to Irwin Unger (Greenback Era) in the year 1965.
May 03 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1965 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 Leopold Figl, premier Austria, dies at 62 on this day in history.
May 09 On this day in history luna 5 launched (USSR) first attempt to soft land on Moon (fails)
May 10 On this day in history hubertus J van Mook, Dutch min of Colonization (1942-45), dies at 70
May 11 On this day in history ellis Island added to Statue of Liberty National monument
May 11 On this day in history ludovicus H "Lode" Baekelmans, Flemish playwright, dies at 86
May 11 On this day in history the first of 2 cyclones in less than a month kills 35,000 (India)
May 11 U.S. destroyers deliver first shore bombardment of Vietnam War on this day in history.
May 11 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
May 11 In the year 1965 west Indies becomes first holders of the Frank Worrell Cricket Trophy
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 on this day in history.
May 13 In the year 1965 rolling Stones record "Satisfaction"
May 13 In the year 1965 several Arab nations break ties with West Germany after it established diplomatic relations with Israel
May 14 In the year 1965 2nd Chinese atom bomb explodes
May 14 In the year 1965 frances Perkins, US 1st female minister of Labor (1933-45), dies at 83
May 14 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
May 15 In the year 1965 adrian Schoevers, Dutch director (Schoevers Institution), dies
May 16 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
May 18 On this day in history gene Roddenberry suggests 16 names including Kirk for the Star Trek Captain
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 In the year 1965 west Ham United wins 5th Europe Cup II
May 20 On this day in history pakistani Boeing 720-B crashes at Cairo Egypt, killing 121
May 20 Yorkshire all out for 23 vs Hampshire at Middlesbrough on this day in history.
May 22 On this day in history "Super-cali-fragil-istic-expi-ali-docious" hits #66