What Happened on February 19, 1965

Historical Events

  • NFL adds 6th official - the line judge

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Jameson, English swimmer, born in Crosby, England
  • John Commins, South African cricketer (South African Test batsman v NZ 1994-95)

Famous Deaths

  • Forrest Taylor, American actor (This is Life, Man Without a Gun), dies at 81
  • Gheorge Gheorghiu-Dej, Romanian communist politician (President of the State Council 1961-65), dies at 63
1965 Highlights

About February 19, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: This Diamond Ring - Gary Lewis And The Playboys
  • UK #1 Song: I'll Never Find Another You - Seekers