On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1965

Historical Events


AgreementAgreement of Interest

Lee Kuan Yew, Prime Minister of Singapore signs a separation agreement with Malaysia, after 2 years of political union

Founder of Modern Singapore Lee Kuan Yew
Founder of Modern Singapore
Lee Kuan Yew

Famous Birthdays

  • Elizabeth Manley, Canadian figure skater (Olympic silver 1988), born in Quinte West, Canada
1965 Highlights

About August 7, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo