Historical Events In 1965
Thursday, 22 April 2021
May 03 Pulitzer prize awarded to Irwin Unger (Greenback Era) on this day in history.
May 03 The first use of satellite TV, Today Show on the Early Bird Satellite in the year 1965.
May 04 Norman Brokenshire, TV moderator (Four Square Court), dies at 66 on this day in history.
May 05 In the year 1965 the first large-scale US Army ground units arrive in South Vietnam
May 08 On this day in history h T W Hardinge, cricketer (scored 25 & 5 in only Test for Engld), dies
May 09 In the year 1965 beatles attend a Bob Dylan concert
May 09 Leopold Figl, premier Austria, dies at 62 in the year 1965.
May 09 In the year 1965 luna 5 launched (USSR) first attempt to soft land on Moon (fails)
May 10 In the year 1965 hubertus J van Mook, Dutch min of Colonization (1942-45), dies at 70
May 11 Ellis Island added to Statue of Liberty National monument on this day in history.
May 11 Ludovicus H "Lode" Baekelmans, Flemish playwright, dies at 86 in the year 1965.
May 11 In the year 1965 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 in the year 1965.
May 11 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
May 11 On this day in history west Indies becomes first holders of the Frank Worrell Cricket Trophy
May 12 In the year 1965 israel & West Germany exchange letters beginning diplomatic relations
May 12 Roger Vailland, French playwright (La Truite), dies at 57 in the year 1965.
May 13 Rolling Stones record "Satisfaction" on this day in history.
May 13 Several Arab nations break ties with West Germany after it established diplomatic relations with Israel on this day in history.
May 14 2nd Chinese atom bomb explodes in the year 1965.
May 14 Frances Perkins, US 1st female minister of Labor (1933-45), dies at 83 on this day in history.
May 14 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1965.
May 15 Adrian Schoevers, Dutch director (Schoevers Institution), dies in the year 1965.
May 16 Bomb destroys USAF base Bien Hoa South Vietnam on this day in history.
May 16 On this day in history spaghetti-O's first sold
May 18 In the year 1965 eduard J Dijksterhuis, mathematician (Archimedes), dies at 72
May 18 In the year 1965 gene Roddenberry suggests 16 names including Kirk for the Star Trek Captain
May 19 In the year 1965 30th Naval Construction Regiment activated at Danang, Vietnam
May 19 In the year 1965 maria Dabrowska, Polish writer (Znaki Zycia), dies
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 In the year 1965 yorkshire all out for 23 vs Hampshire at Middlesbrough
May 22 On this day in history "Super-cali-fragil-istic-expi-ali-docious" hits #66