On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1965

Historical Events

  • People's Republic China offers North Vietnam military aid

Famous Birthdays

  • Adrian Fern├índez, Mexican racing driver and co-owner of the Fernandez Racing team, born in Mexico City
  • Jim Terrell, American sprint canoer (Olympics 1996), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Kostas Hatzidakis, Greek politician (New Democracy Party), born in Rethymno, Greece

Famous Deaths

  • Dick Wessel, American actor (Dick Tracy vs Cueball, Beware of Blondie), dies of heart attack on 52nd birthday
1965 Highlights

About April 20, 1965

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus