On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1965

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Auschwitz trials end with 6 life sentences
  • Cincinnati Red Jim Maloney 2nd no-hitter of year beats Chicago Cubs, 1-0
  • The Yardbirds launch their first US tour

Famous Birthdays

  • James Tomkins, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Kevin Dillon, actor (Heaven Help Us, Platoon), born in NYC, New York
  • Kyra Sedgwick, American actress (Phenomenon, Singles, The Closer), born in New York City
  • Maria de Medeiros, Portuguese actress and director