What Happened on August 27, 1965

Historical Events

  • The Beatles spend an evening with Elvis Presley, at his Los Angeles, California home
  • WTVI TV channel 42 in Charlotte, North Carolina (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Perry, NFL defensive tackle (Denver Broncos)
  • Wayne James, cricketer (Zimbabwe Test wicketkeeper v Pakistan 1993)
Born in 1965

Famous Deaths

  • Edmond of Dooren, Flemish painter, dies at 68
  • Gerald Bond, South African cricketer (South Africa 1938-39), dies at 56

Le Corbusier (1887-1965)

Swiss French architect, city planner and artist (Urbanisme), dies at 77

  • Otto Reinhold, German composer, dies at 66

About August 27, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Got You Babe - Sonny & Cher
  • UK #1 Song: I Got You Babe - Sonny & Cher