On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1965

Famous Birthdays

  • J. B. Pritzker, American businessman (Pritzker Group), and politician (Governor of Illinois, 2019- present), born in Atherton, California
  • Ricky Reynolds, American NFL cornerback (NE Patriots), born in Sacramento, California

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Reicher, German-American actor (King Kong, Son of Kong), dies at 89
1965 Highlights

About January 19, 1965

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 5 months and 14 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