Historical Events on May 11th, 1965

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Flora, the Red Menace" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 87 performances
  • 1st of 2 cyclones in less than a month kills 35,000 (India)
  • Bangladesh windstorm kills 17,000
  • Ellis Island added to Statue of Liberty National monument
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • West Indies becomes 1st holders of the Frank Worrell Cricket Trophy