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1965 Historical Event(s)
- February 2, 1965 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Wood Snake in Chinese astrology.
- March 19, 1965 – The wreck of the SS Georgiana, valued at over $50,000,000 and said to have been the most powerful Confederate cruiser, is discovered by then teenage diver and pioneer underwater archaeologist E. Lee Spence, exactly 102 years after its destruction.
- April 11, 1965 – The Palm Sunday tornado outbreak of 1965: Fifty-one tornadoes hit in six Midwestern states, killing 256 people.
- May 1, 1965 – Battle of Dong-Yin, a naval conflict between ROC and PRC, takes place.
- June 4, 1965 – Duane Earl Pope robbed the Farmers’ State Bank of Big Springs, Nebraska, killing three people execution style and severely wounding a fourth. The crime landed Pope on the FBI Ten Most Wanted list.
- June 18, 1965 – Vietnam War: The United States uses B-52 bombers to attack National Liberation Front guerrilla fighters in South Vietnam.
- July 16, 1965 – The Mont Blanc Tunnel linking France and Italy opens.
- August 19, 1965 – Japanese prime minister Eisaku Sato becomes the first post-World War II sitting prime minister to visit Okinawa.
- November 13, 1965 – The SS Yarmouth Castle burns and sinks 60 miles off Nassau with the loss of 90 lives.
- December 31, 1965 – Jean-Bédel Bokassa, leader of the Central African Republic army, and his military officers begins a coup d'état against the government of President David Dacko.
Who Were Born On 1965?
- March 4, 1965 – Stacy Edwards, American actress
- March 7, 1965 – Jack Armstrong, American baseball player
- March 20, 1965 – William Dalrymple, Writer and Historian
- May 10, 1965 – Linda Evangelista, Canadian supermodel
- July 3, 1965 – Connie Nielsen, Danish actress
- July 9, 1965 – David O'Hara, Scottish actor
- August 18, 1965 – Jim Florentine, American comedian
- August 19, 1965 – Kyra Sedgwick, American actress
- September 21, 1965 – Cheryl Hines, American actress
- October 8, 1965 – Peter Greene, American actor