What Happened on April 23, 1965

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
  • Leni Robredo (née Gerona), Filipina lawyer, social activist, and politician (Vice President of the Philippines, 2016-present), born in Naga, Camarines Sur, Philippines
Born in 1965

Famous Deaths

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

About April 23, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Game Of Love - Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders
  • UK #1 Song: Ticket To Ride - The Beatles