On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Gemini 5 launched into Earth orbit (2 astronauts)
  • Romania adopts constitution
  • The Crusher beats Mad Dog Vachon in St Paul, to become NWA champ

Famous Birthdays

  • Caryn Mower, American actress, stuntwoman and former professional wrestler, born in Eau Claire, Wisconsin
  • Jim Bullinger, American MLB pitcher (Chicago Cubs), born in New Orleans, Louisiana