What Happened on June 28, 1965

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st US ground combat forces in Vietnam authorized by President Lyndon B. Johnson

36th US President Lyndon B. Johnson
36th US President
Lyndon B. Johnson
  • Dutch Princess Beatrice & Claus von Amsberg announce their engagement

Famous Birthdays

  • Michele Timms, WNBA guard (Phoenix Mercury, Olympics-1988, 96)

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Country singer Merle Haggard (28) weds singer Bonnie Owens (35)

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Merle Haggard
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Merle Haggard

Famous Deaths

  • Red Nichols, American musician (b. 1905)
  • [Theodora E] Betsy Ranucci-Beckman, actress (Dood Water), dies at 88