On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1965

Historical Events

  • "Funny Girl" based on the life of Fanny Brice, with Barbra Streisand closes on Broadway
  • AFL Championship, Balboa Stadium San Diego: Buffalo Bills beat San Diego Chargers 23-0; repeat previous year's win over SD

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul McCartney is interviewed on pirate radio station Radio Caroline

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Husaby, American cross country skier (Olympics 1994), born in Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Famous Deaths

  • Nico Donkersloot, Dutch literary and writer, dies at 63
1965 Highlights

About December 26, 1965

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 11 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn