On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • "I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)" single released by the Four Tops (Billboard Song of the Year 1965)
  • Launch of 1st Soviet communications satellite

Famous Birthdays

  • Donna Weinbrecht, American skier (Olympic gold 1992), born in Hoboken, New Jersey

Famous Deaths

  • Josephina J "Fien" de la Mar, Dutch actress (Pygmalion), dies at 67