What Happened on March 20, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 10th Eurovision Song Contest: Serge Gainsbourg for Luxembourg wins singing "Poupee de cire, poupee de son" in Naples
  • 27th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Michigan 91-80

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Civil and Women's Rights Activist Dorothy Height has her first column published in the weekly African-American newspaper called the "New York Amsterdam News"

Women's and Civil Rights Activist Dorothy Height
Women's and Civil Rights Activist
Dorothy Height
  • Venkataraghavan takes 8-72 v NZ at Delhi

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Hoiles, Bowling Green OH, catcher (Baltimore Orioles)
  • Danielle Woodward, Australian canoeist (Olympics-96), born in Melbourne, Victoria