May 11, 1965 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • 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

Deaths in History

  • Ludovicus H "Lode" Baekelmans, Flemish playwright, dies at 86
  • Roger Vailland, French author, dies at 57