Historical Events on April 19th, 1965

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st all news radio station (WINS 1010 AM in NYC) begins operating
  • 69th Boston Marathon won by Morio Shigematsu of Japan in 2:16:33
  • At a cost of $20,000, the outer Astrodome ceiling is painted because of sun's glare, this causes the grass to die
  • T.A.M.I. Show premieres in London