What Happened on February 15, 1965

Nat King Cole's Struggle With Racism

Historical Events

Music History

John Lennon passes his driving test

  • Red Maple Leaf Flag becomes the official flag of Canada
1965 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Craig Matthews, South African cricket pace bowler (South African Test), born in Cape Town, South Africa
Born in 1965

Famous Deaths

Nat King ColeNat King Cole (1919-1965)

American jazz pianist and pop vocalist ("Unforgettable", "Mona Lisa"), dies of cancer at 49

About February 15, 1965

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: This Diamond Ring - Gary Lewis And The Playboys
  • UK #1 Song: Tired Of Waiting For You - The Kinks