On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1965

Historical Events

  • 1st atomic powered spacecraft (snap) launched

Famous Birthdays

  • Nazia Hassan, Pakistani pop singer-songwriter, lawyer and social activist known as "Queen of Pop" in South Asia, born in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan (d. 2000)

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Kirchweger, Austrian communist and resistance fighter (born 1897 or 1898)
1965 Highlights

About April 3, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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