On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday

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 1984, 88), born in Staaken, Germany
  • Steve Harris, American actor
  • Tammy Jacques, Auburn Maine, cyclist (Olympics 1996)