On This Day

What Happened on April 26, 1965

Historical Events

  • Charles Ives' 4th Symphony premieres at Carnegie Hall, New York, 11 years after the composer's death

Famous Birthdays

  • Kevin James, American actor and comedian (The King of Queens), born in Mineola, Long Island, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Aaron Avshalomov, Russian-born Jewish composer, dies at 70
1965 Highlights

About April 26, 1965

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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