On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1965

Historical Events

  • Continental Football League plays 1st games

#1 in the Charts

Sonny & Cher's "I Got You Babe" hits #1

Famous Birthdays

  • Emmanuelle Seigner, French actress (The Smile), born in Paris, France
  • Paul Broadhurst, British golfer (British Senior Open 2016), born in Walsall, England

Famous Weddings

Jane Fonda

Former fashion model and fitness guru Jane Fonda (27) weds director and producer Roger Vadim (37) in Las Vegas

Famous Deaths

  • Jan van Nijlen, Flemish poet and author (Walk at Dawn), dies at 80
1965 Highlights

About August 14, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 3 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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