On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1965

Historical Events

  • Dutch soccer team FC Den Bosch (successor to BVV 1906 and Wilhelmina 1890) is established at 's-Hertogenbosch

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hank Aaron loses a HR, because he hit it out of batter's box

Baseball Player Hank Aaron
Baseball Player
Hank Aaron
  • Orioles' Brooks Robinson hits into his third career triple play (tying George Sisler, Deacon McGuire and Joe Start)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Florentine, American comedian, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Koji Kikkawa, Japanese singer, born in Hiroshima, Japan
1965 Highlights

About August 18, 1965

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo