On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1965

Historical Events

  • The Beatles begin final UK concert tour in Glasgow
  • USSR launches Luna 8; it crashes on the Moon

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Stanton, American animator
  • Katarina Witt, German figure skater (Olympic gold ladies singles 1984, 88; World C'ship gold 1984-85, 87-88), born in Staaken, Germany
  • Steve Harris, American actor
1965 Highlights

About December 3, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius