On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 1965

Historical Events

  • H L de Vries appointed Dutch governor of Suriname

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Attell, American writer & comedian, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Richard Dunwoody, British jockey, born in Belfast, United Kingdom
1965 Highlights

About January 18, 1965

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Downtown - Petula Clark
  • UK #1 Song: Yeh Yeh - Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames