What Happened on December 4, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Roar of the Greasepaint" closes at Shubert NYC after 232 performances
  • 2 passenger planes collide above Danbury, Conn, 4 die
  • 2nd NY Knick game postponed (due to death of opponent 76ers' owner)
  • Gemini 7 (Borman & Lovell) launched
  • SF Giant Masanori Murakami, 4-1 this year, does not renew his contract signing instead with the Nankai Hawks of Osaka for $40,000

Famous Birthdays

  • Álex de la Iglesia, Spanish film director
  • Rob Smits, pop drummer (Kong/Phlegm)