On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1965

Article: Nat King Cole's Struggle With Racism

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John Lennon passes his driving test

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon
  • Red Maple Leaf Flag becomes the official flag of Canada

Famous Birthdays

  • Craig Matthews, South African cricket pace bowler (South African Test), born in Cape Town, South Africa

Famous Deaths

Person of interestNat King Cole

Nat King Cole, American singer (Unforgettable, Mona Lisa), dies of cancer at 49

Musician Nat King Cole
Nat King Cole

1965 Highlights

About February 15, 1965

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius