On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1965

Historical Events

  • Hochhuths play "Stellvertreter" banned in Italy

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestRodney King

Rodney King, African American motorist beaten by LA cops, born in Sacramento, California (d. 2012)

Victim of Police Violence Rodney King
Victim of Police Violence
Rodney King

Famous Deaths

  • Renzo Bossi, Italian composer, dies at 81
1965 Highlights

About April 2, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries