Historical Events on August 6, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 32nd NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Cleveland 24, All-Stars 16 (68,000)
  • Beatles release "Help" album in UK
  • Pakistani soldiers crossed the Line of Control into Kashmir

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Voting Rights Act prohibiting voting discrimination against minorities

36th US President Lyndon B. Johnson
36th US President
Lyndon B. Johnson