On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1965

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Barbra Streisand stars on "My Name is Barbra" special on CBS

Singer-Songwriter and Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-Songwriter and Actress
Barbra Streisand
  • Lindsey Nelson broadcasts game at Astrodome from a hanging gondola

Music concertMusic Concert

Luciano Pavarotti makes his debut at La Scala, Milan in Franco Zeffirelli's production of "La bohème" with Mirella Freni

Operatic Tenor Luciano Pavarotti
Operatic Tenor
Luciano Pavarotti
  • Richard Helms replaces Marshall S Carter as deputy director of CIA
  • US marines invade Dominican Republic, stay until October 1966
  • William F Raborn Jr replaces John A McCone as 7th head of CIA

Famous Birthdays

  • Steven Blum, American voice actor

Famous Deaths

  • Ferdinand Bordewijk, Dutch lawyer & writer (Character), dies at 80
1965 Highlights

About April 28, 1965

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus