What Happened on October 1, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Failed coup under lt col Untung in Indonesia
  • France performs underground nuclear test at Ecker Algeria

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Reason, Australian journalist
  • Cindy Margolis, American model and actress, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Cliff Ronning, NHL center (Vancouver Canucks), born in Vancouver, Canada
  • Ted King, American Actor

Famous Deaths

  • Edward E "Doc" Smith, US, sci-fi writer (Subspace encounter), dies
  • Gareth Hughes, actor (Midnight Girl), dies at 71