What Happened on January 23, 1965

Historical Events

Sports History

Boston Celtics' center Bill Russell misses all 14 shots in 104-100 loss to Philadelphia 76ers, led by newly acquired Wilt Chamberlain

  • BPAA All-Star Tournament won by Dick Weber
  • Musical variety program "King Family Show", featuring big band vocal group The King Sisters, premieres on ABC TV
1965 History

About January 23, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Downtown - Petula Clark
  • UK #1 Song: Go Now - The Moody Blues